|Residents||1,403,997 (Jan. 1, 2017)|
|Population density||237 inhabitants per km²|
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Location of the department of Seine-et-Marne in the
The department borders in the west with the departments Essonne , Val-de-Marne , Seine-Saint-Denis and Val-d'Oise , in the north with the department Oise , in the northeast with the department Aisne , in the east with the departments Marne and Aube , to the southeast to the Yonne department and to the south to the Loiret department .
A small part in the west of the department has meanwhile grown together with the Paris metropolitan area, namely cities like Chelles or Villeparisis . The eastern part of the department is still mainly rural.
The most important rivers are the eponymous Marne and Seine, which cross the department in the north and south in a westerly direction, and the Yonne , which flows into the Seine from the south-east in Montereau-Fault-Yonne .
The department was formed on March 4, 1790. Most of the area belongs to the historical regions of Brie and Gâtinais , which belonged to the pre-revolutionary province of Île-de-France , the northeast belonged to the province of Champagne .
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The most populous communes in the Seine-et-Marne department are:
January 1, 2017
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- List of communes in the Seine-et-Marne department
- List of cantons in the Seine-et-Marne department
- List of associations of municipalities in the Seine-et-Marne department
- Christian Lion: La Mutuelle de Seine-et-Marne contre l'incendie de 1819 à 1969. Mutualité, assurance et cycles de l'incendie. Peter Lang, Brussels etc. 2008.
- cg77.fr accessed on May 2, 2015
- Internet site of the Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge (work and description of the Solers cemetery) .