Aime

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Aime
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Aime is located in France
Aime
Aime
Coordinates: 45°33′22″N 6°38′58″E / 45.5561°N 6.6494°E / 45.5561; 6.6494Coordinates: 45°33′22″N 6°38′58″E / 45.5561°N 6.6494°E / 45.5561; 6.6494
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Albertville
Canton Aime
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Chenu
Area1 50.74 km2 (19.59 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 3,501
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73006 / 73210
Elevation 596–2,589 m (1,955–8,494 ft)
(avg. 680 m or 2,230 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Aime is a commune in the Savoie département in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. In 1972, the former communes of Longefoy, Tessens and Villette were merged with Aime.

Geography[edit]

The commune lies in the Tarentaise Valley, partly overlapping the ski resorts of La Plagne and Les Arcs.

Transportation[edit]

The town is served by the Aime-la-Plagne railway station.

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