Bassens, Savoie

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Bassens is located in France
Coordinates: 45°34′32″N 5°56′24″E / 45.5756°N 05.9400°E / 45.5756; 05.9400Coordinates: 45°34′32″N 5°56′24″E / 45.5756°N 05.9400°E / 45.5756; 05.9400
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Saint-Alban-Leysse
Intercommunality Chambéry métropole
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Burdin
Area1 3.11 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 4,011
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73031 / 73000
Elevation 280–810 m (920–2,660 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.

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

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