Epinal, France

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By Joshua Wood, LPC

Last updated on Sep 24, 2021

Summary: Expats, digital nomads and retirees discuss what it is like to live in Epinal, France: Cost of living, Finding a home, Meeting People and more.

What do I need to know about living in Epinal?

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When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Epinal, they said:

"Check out nancy.OnVaSortir.com to find out about events that are planned by locals (and therefore not promoted by any public methods), and follow the city on Facebook to get updates about festivals and other happenings around town," mentioned another expat in Epinal.

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What is life like in Epinal?

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When we asked people living in Epinal what life is like and how people spend their time, they said:

"Work, socializing, sports, festivals & community celebrations in centre-ville. Lots of opportunities to be active with a climbing gym, sports halls, dance classes, martial arts clubs, etc," commented one expat who made the move to Epinal.

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Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Epinal accepting of differences?

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"As a small town with few expats & international visitors, there is not an overtly diverse culture, but there are various religious institutions, celebrations of other culture (like "American Night" in the summer), and an organization called "EST Solidarite" dedicated to solidarity with foreigners," mentioned another expat in Epinal.

Is the cost of living in Epinal high?

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We asked people about the cost of living in Epinal, they wrote:

"Affordable. It's a small town, which means housing and food costs are low, but there's lots of cultural value to be had, which makes the living experience even more valuable," mentioned another expat inEpinal..

What type of recreational facilities are in Epinal?

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When we asked people living in Epinal about recreational activities, they mentioned:

"There are several youth and culture centers (MJCs: Maisons des Jeunes et de la Culture) that offer classes and social opportunities on topics like guitar, dance, English, pottery, martial arts, etc. There is also an Olympic pool, great hiking in nearby La Bresse, and several very nice parks within the city (the city rose garden, the park that houses the castle on top of the hill)," commented one expat living in Epinal, France.

What is the weather like in Epinal?

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"Temperate. Winters are chilly but bearable, with not much snow. Summers are lovely," remarked another expat in Epinal.

Are there good restaurants in Epinal?

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"Mostly typical French cuisine. A few foreign cuisines like Italian, Chinese, Vietnamese. There aren't many bars at all. The main hangout is the Irish Pub, which is really small but a fun place to enjoy a beer," mentioned another expat inEpinal..

Where will I buy groceries and do other shopping in Epinal?

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"In the downtown area there's a MonoPrix and a Intermarche, and a bit further but still within town is a large E. LeClerq with plenty of selection, There's also a covered marketplace open on Sundays in town, where all the locals prefer to buy fresh cheese, fish, meat, produce, etc. And of course there are plenty of boulangeries for fresh bread and pastries," remarked another expat in Epinal.

Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Epinal?

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"Very affordable, even before I was on the healthcare system I paid less than 100 euros for full x-rays and a cast for a broken wrist. With healthcare, it's simply covered thanks to higher taxes," mentioned another expat inEpinal..

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About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000. Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Some of Joshua's more popular articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 8 Best Places to Live in Croatia and the Living in Mexico Guide. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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France Forum France Forum
Join our France forum to meet other people living in Epinal, France.

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Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Epinal.

Epinal, FranceHealthcare in Epinal, France

Expats and global nomads in Epinal share their experiences with health insurance, healthcare in France, local hospitals and specialists, quality of medical care and more.

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Expats offer advice about everything you need to know before moving to Epinal: what to bring (and what to leave behind), how to find housing and more.

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