Cognin

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Cognin
Cognin - Chambéry.JPG
Cognin is located in France
Cognin
Cognin
Coordinates: 45°33′47″N 5°54′00″E / 45.563°N 05.900°E / 45.563; 05.900Coordinates: 45°33′47″N 5°54′00″E / 45.563°N 05.900°E / 45.563; 05.900
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Cognin
Intercommunality Chambéry métropole
Government
 • Mayor Claude Vallier
Area
 • Land1 4.48 km2 (1.73 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 6,047
 • Population2 density 1,300/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73087 / 73160
Elevation 269–451 m (883–1,480 ft)
(avg. 299 m or 981 ft)
Website www.cognin.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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Hyères river forms the commune's western border.

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External links[edit]

Cognin centre.
Route nationale 6 in Cognin centre.