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""Neuves-Maisons is located in France
Location within Grand Est region
""Neuves-Maisons is located in Grand Est
Coordinates: 48°37′01″N 6°06′16″E / 48.6169°N 6.1044°E / 48.6169; 6.1044"Coordinates: 48°37′01″N 6°06′16″E / 48.6169°N 6.1044°E / 48.6169; 6.1044
Country "France
"Region "Grand Est
"Department "Meurthe-et-Moselle
"Arrondissement "Nancy
"Canton "Neuves-Maisons
"Intercommunality Communauté de communes Moselle et Madon
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Vinchelin
Area1 4.44 km2 (1.71 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 7,067
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
"Time zone "CET ("UTC+1)
 • Summer ("DST) "CEST ("UTC+2)
"INSEE/Postal code 54397 /54230
Elevation 217–360 m (712–1,181 ft)
(avg. 226 m or 741 ft)

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.

Neuves-Maisons is a "commune in the "Meurthe-et-Moselle "department in north-eastern "France.

City Hall.

The city had a great steel industry during the 19th and 20th century.

Neuves-Maisons erected a plaque in the memory of "Émilie Busquant, a feminist, "anarcho-syndicalist and anti-colonial activist born in the area, on the fiftieth anniversary of her death in 2003. A 2015 documentary by director Rabah Zanoun introduced a French audience to her forgotten story.[1]

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  1. ^ Kessous, Mustapha. "Emilie Busquant, la plus algérienne des Françaises". Retrieved 28 February 2017. 

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