Brison-Saint-Innocent

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Brison-Saint-Innocent
Lac de Bourget
Lac de Bourget
Brison-Saint-Innocent is located in France
Brison-Saint-Innocent
Brison-Saint-Innocent
Coordinates: 45°43′25″N 5°53′29″E / 45.7236°N 5.8914°E / 45.7236; 5.8914Coordinates: 45°43′25″N 5°53′29″E / 45.7236°N 5.8914°E / 45.7236; 5.8914
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Aix-les-Bains-Nord-Grésy
Intercommunality Lac du Bourget
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Hervé
Area1 8.75 km2 (3.38 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,165
 • Density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
 • Urban 54,409
INSEE/Postal code 73059 / 73100
Elevation 228–840 m (748–2,756 ft)
Website www.brison-st-innocent.fr

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.

Brison-Saint-Innocent is a commune in the Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

World heritage site[edit]

It is home to one or more prehistoric pile-dwelling (or stilt house) settlements that are part of the Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps UNESCO World Heritage Site.[1]

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