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Seine-Saint-Denis
Department
Prefecture building of the Seine-Saint-Denis department, in Bobigny
Prefecture building of the Seine-Saint-Denis department, in Bobigny
Flag of Seine-Saint-Denis
Flag
Coat of arms of Seine-Saint-Denis
Coat of arms
Location of Seine-Saint-Denis in France
Location of Seine-Saint-Denis in France
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Area
 • Total 236 km2 (91 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • Total 1,606,660
 • Rank 6th
 • Density 6,808/km2 (17,630/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Department number 93
Arrondissements 3
Cantons 21
Communes 40
French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2

Seine-Saint-Denis is a department. It is in the center of France in the Île-de-France region. Its prefecture is Bobigny. About 1,459,000 people live there (2006 estimation).

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