🇫🇷 Saint-Denis is a commune in the northern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 9.4 km (5.8 mi) from the centre of Paris. Saint-Denis is a subprefecture of the department of Seine-Saint-Denis, being the seat of the arrondissement of Saint-Denis.
Saint-Denis is home to the royal necropolis of the Basilica of Saint-Denis and was also the location of the associated abbey. It is also home to France's national football and rugby stadium, the Stade de France, built for the 1998 FIFA World Cup. Saint-Denis is a formerly industrial suburb currently changing its economic base.
Saint-Denis has a population of over 112,091 people. Saint-Denis also forms part of the wider Paris metropolitan area which has a population of over 12,628,266 people.
Twin Towns – Sister Cities Saint-Denis is twinned with: 🇪🇸 Córdoba, Andalusia, Spain; 🇩🇪 Gera, Thuringia, Germany; 🇲🇦 Tiznit, Morocco; 🇬🇧 Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom; 🇧🇷 Guarulhos, Brazil; 🇮🇹 Sesto San Giovanni, Lombardy, Italy; 🇧🇦 Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina; 🇮🇱 Nazareth, Israel.