Nancy, Meurthe et Moselle

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Nancy, Place Stanislas, E.Héré, 1752-60.jpg
Place Stanislas
Coat of arms of Nancy
Nancy is located in France
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Meurthe-et-Moselle
Arrondissement Nancy
Intercommunality Communauté urbaine du Grand Nancy
Mayor Laurent Hénart
Elevation 188–253 m (617–830 ft)
(avg. 212 m/696 ft)
Land area1 15.01 km2 (5.80 sq mi)
Population2 105,067  (2012)
 - Density 7,000 /km2 (18,000 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 54395/ 54000
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Coordinates: 48°24′49″N 6°06′38″E / 48.4137°N 6.1105°E / 48.4137; 6.1105

Nancy is a commune. It is the prefecture of the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in the Lorraine region. It was formerly the capital of the old Duchy of Lorraine.

Nancy has an oceanic climate (Cfb in the Koeppen climate classification).

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