Argonay

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Argonay
Vue de l'entrée principale d'Argonay
Vue de l'entrée principale d'Argonay
Coat of arms of Argonay
Coat of arms
Argonay is located in France
Argonay
Argonay
Coordinates: 45°56′46″N 6°08′28″E / 45.9461°N 6.1411°E / 45.9461; 6.1411Coordinates: 45°56′46″N 6°08′28″E / 45.9461°N 6.1411°E / 45.9461; 6.1411
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Annecy
Canton Annecy-le-Vieux
Intercommunality Communauté de l'agglomération d'Annecy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles François
Area
 • Land1 5.16 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Urban 139,693
 • Population2 2,474
 • Population2 density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 74019 / 74370
Elevation 450–738 m (1,476–2,421 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.

Argonay is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

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The Fier forms most of the commune's southern border.

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