Montgeron is a commune with 22,941 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2011) in France in the northeast of the department of Essonne. Montgeron is one of the southern suburbs of Paris and is 18 km from the center of Paris.

The first Tour de France started on July 1, 1903 at about 15:15 clock at the Cafe Le Reveil Matin in Montgeron.


Montgeron maintains partnerships to Viernau ( Germany ), Eschborn ( Germany ) and Póvoa de Varzim (Portugal).