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Essert-Romand is located in France
Coordinates: 46°12′09″N 6°40′19″E / 46.2025°N 6.6719°E / 46.2025; 6.6719Coordinates: 46°12′09″N 6°40′19″E / 46.2025°N 6.6719°E / 46.2025; 6.6719
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Thonon-les-Bains
Canton Canton du Biot
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Vallée d'Aulps
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Gaillard
Area1 6.78 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 353
 • Density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 74114 / 74110
Elevation 837–1,780 m (2,746–5,840 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.

Essert-Romand is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. Bordering the winter skiing resort town of Morzine, Essert Romand is a popular location for holiday homes and ski chalets which are largely unused outside the winter season. There is a small active farming community, farming mainly sheep and goats.

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