10th arrondissement of Paris

  • Saint- Vincent- de -Paul
  • Porte -Saint -Denis
  • Porte -Saint -Martin
  • Hôpital -Saint -Louis

The 10th arrondissement of Paris, the Arrondissement de l' Entrepot, is one of Paris' 20 arrondissements.

Geographical location

The 10th arrondissement is located on the right bank of the Seine. It is bordered to the east by the 11th arrondissement, on the south by the third, on the west by the 9th and on the north by the 18th arrondissement.

Neighborhood in the 10th arrondissement

The 10th district consists of the following four districts:

  • Quartier Saint -Vincent- de -Paul
  • Quartier de la Porte -Saint -Denis
  • Quartier de la Porte -Saint -Martin
  • Quartier de l' Hôpital -Saint -Louis

According to the official count district of Paris is thereby accomodation 37 to 40


According to the census of 1999 89.612 inhabitants were reported in the 289 -acre 10th arrondissement. This corresponds to a population density of 31,008 inhabitants per km ². Thus, in this Arrondissement 4.1% of the population of Paris their principal residence.

Town hall

The town hall of the 10th arrondissement is located 72 rue du Faubourg Saint- Martin, 75475 Paris Cedex 10 Phone: 01 53 72 10 10


Mayor Rémi Feraud, member of the Socialist Party (PS) since the last election in March 2008. In the 19th century the famous writer Augustin Cochin was mayor of the arrondissement.


See also: List of Monuments historiques in the 10th Arrondissement (Paris)

  • Church of St. Vincent de Paul ( Church of St. Vincent de Paul )
  • Church of Saint -Laurent
  • Canal Saint -Martin
  • Porte Saint- Denis
  • Porte Saint -Martin
  • Former Rekollektenkloster Couvent des Récollets
  • Passage Brady ( covered walkway )
  • Passage du Prado ( covered walkway )
  • Smallest house in Paris


  • Gare de l' Est
  • Gare du Nord
  • Hôpital Saint -Louis
  • Hôpital Lariboisière
  • Hôpital Fernand Widal
  • Hôpital Saint- Lazare
  • Prison Saint- Lazare ( Saint- Lazare prison, now closed)

Bridges over the Canal Saint -Martin

  • Pont de la rue Louis- Blanc
  • Passerelle Bichat
  • Pont de la tournant Grange -aux- Belles
  • Passerelle Richerand
  • Passerelle Alibert
  • Tournant Pont de la rue Dieu
  • Passerelle of Customs

Major Roads

  • Place de la République
  • Boulevard de Magenta
  • Boulevard de la Chapelle
  • Rue du Faubourg - Poissonnière
  • Place of Colonel Fabien
  • Boulevard de Strasbourg

Famous residents

  • The painter Jean -Baptiste Camille Corot had his studio in the rue de Paradis 58 and lived in 56 rue du Faubourg - Poissonnière
  • Vincent de Paul lived in the house Saint- Lazare (107 rue du Faubourg -Saint -Denis ) in 1632, where he founded the Congregation of de la Mission, where he preached and died in 1660.
  • Louis Antoine de Fauvelet Bourrienne, private secretary of Napoleon Bonaparte, lived in the rue d' Hauteville.
  • The writer Remy de Gourmont lived between 1880 and 1887 in the 41 rue d' Hauteville.