Drancy is a commune in the northeastern suburbs of Paris in the Seine-Saint-Denis department in northern France. It is located 10.8 km (6.7 mi) from the center of Paris. Country France Region Île-de-France Department Seine-Saint-Denis Government  Mayor (2020–2026) Aude Lagarde Area1 7.76 km2 (3.00 sq mi) Population (2017-01-01) 71,318  Density 9,200/km2 (24,000/sq mi) Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST) History Toponomy The name Drancy comes from Medieval Latin Derenciacum, and before that Terentiacum, meaning “estate of Terentius”, a Gallo-Roman landowner. […]