Grenoble is the prefecture and largest city of the Isère department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of South-eastern France. It is located within the Dauphiné province and lies where the river Drac joins the Isère at the foot of the French Alps.
Grenoble is rated Sufficiency by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Sufficiency level cities are cities that have a sufficient degree of services so as not to be overly dependent on world cities.
Grenoble has a population of over 158,552 people. Grenoble also forms part of the wider Grenoble metropolitan area which has a population of over 687,985 people. Grenoble is the #134 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 4.064 according to the Hipster Index which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to the number of vegan eateries, coffee shops, tattoo studios, vintage boutiques, and record stores per 100,000 city residents.
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