Bures-sur-Yvette

Bures-sur-Yvette

Bures-sur-Yvette is a French commune, located in the Essonne département in the Île-de-France région.

Geography

Bures-sur-Yvette is located in the Vallée de Chevreuse on the river Yvette, along which the RER line B is laid. Adjacent communes are Orsay, Gif-sur-Yvette, Gometz-le-Châtel, and Les Ulis.

Demographics

At the 1999 census, the population was . The estimate for 2005 was .

Inhabitants of Bures-sur-Yvette are known as Buressois.

Research

Bures-sur-Yvette hosts the greater part of the Orsay campus of the Paris University XI, as well as the IHÉS (Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques).

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