Villejuif

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Villejuif
Coat of arms of Villejuif
Coat of arms
Paris and inner ring departments
Paris and inner ring departments
Coordinates: 48°47′31″N 2°21′49″E / 48.7919°N 2.3636°E / 48.7919; 2.3636Coordinates: 48°47′31″N 2°21′49″E / 48.7919°N 2.3636°E / 48.7919; 2.3636
CountryFrance
RegionÎle-de-France
DepartmentVal-de-Marne
ArrondissementL'Haÿ-les-Roses
CantonVillejuif-Est (Chef-lieu)
Villejuif-Ouest (Chef-lieu)
IntercommunalityVal de Bièvre
Government
 • MayorFranck Le Bohellec
Area
1
5.34 km2 (2.06 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
53,240
 • Density10,000/km2 (26,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
94076 /94800
Elevation62–130 m (203–427 ft)
Website[1]
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.

Villejuif is a town and commune in the southest suburb of Paris, France. It is in the Île-de-France region and the Val-de-Marne department. About 53,240 people lived there in 2008.

Education[change | change source]

The biotechnology engineering school Sup'Biotech is located at Villejuif. A campus of the computer science schools EPITA and École pour l'informatique et les nouvelles technologies is also located in the commune.

Twin towns[change | change source]