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Métropole de Lyon
Official logo of Metropolis of Lyon
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Location of Metropolitan Lyon in France
Location of Metropolitan Lyon in France
The city (commune) of Lyon (in red) and 58 suburban communes (in blue) make up the Metropolitan region.
The city (commune) of Lyon (in red) and 58 suburban communes (in blue) make up the Metropolitan region.
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CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-AlpesLua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Category handler/data' not found.
PrefectureLyon
Government
 • President of the Metropolitan councilBruno Bernard (The Greens)
Area
 • Total533.68 km2 (206.05 sq mi)
Population
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 • Total1,385,927
 • Density2,596.925/km2 (6,726.01/sq mi)
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Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
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Department number69M
Arrondissements1
Cantonsnone
Communes59
Website{{#property:P856}}

The Metropolis of Lyon (French: Métropole de LyonLua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Category handler/data' not found.), also known as Grand LyonLua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Category handler/data' not found. (i.e. "Greater Lyon"), is a French territorial collectivity located in the east-central region of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. It is a directly elected metropolitan authority that is made-up by the city of Lyon and most of its suburbs.

It had a population of 1,385,927 in 2017,[1] 37.2% of whom lived in the city of Lyon.

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