- Paris is the capital city of France and has around 2.1 million residents.
- Paris is located in northern France in Ile-de-France region. Île de France (the suburban area around Paris) has around 10.5 million residents.
- Paris is the second largest city in Western Europe.
- The language spoken in Paris is French.
- Paris's main railway station is Gare du Nord.
- Paris is divided in 20 arrondissements (districts).