Saint-Priest, Rhône

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Saint-Priest
Château of Saint-Priest
Château of Saint-Priest
Coat of arms of Saint-Priest
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Priest
Saint-Priest is located in France
Saint-Priest
Saint-Priest
Saint-Priest is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Saint-Priest
Saint-Priest
Coordinates: 45°41′50″N 4°56′41″E / 45.6972°N 4.9447°E / 45.6972; 4.9447Coordinates: 45°41′50″N 4°56′41″E / 45.6972°N 4.9447°E / 45.6972; 4.9447
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
MetropolisMetropolis of Lyon
ArrondissementLyon
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gilles Gascon (LR)
Area
1
29.71 km2 (11.47 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
46,153
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
69290 /69800
Elevation189–263 m (620–863 ft)
(avg. 208 m or 682 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Saint-Priest (French pronunciation: ​[sɛ̃pʁiɛst]; Arpitan: Sant-Priést) is a commune in the Metropolis of Lyon in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in eastern France. The 19th-century French historian and epigrapher Auguste Allmer (1815–1899) was a tax collector in Saint-Priest.

It is the fourth-largest suburb of the city of Lyon, and is located to its southeast side. The Gare de Saint-Priest railway station is served by local trains to Lyon, Grenoble and Chambéry.

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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