Gérardmer

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Gérardmer
Gérardmer and its lake
Gérardmer and its lake
Coat of arms of Gérardmer
Coat of arms
Gérardmer is located in France
Gérardmer
Gérardmer
Coordinates: 48°05′N 6°53′E / 48.08°N 6.88°E / 48.08; 6.88Coordinates: 48°05′N 6°53′E / 48.08°N 6.88°E / 48.08; 6.88
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Vosges
Arrondissement Saint-Dié-des-Vosges
Canton Gérardmer
Intercommunality Lacs et des Hauts Rupts
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Paul Lambert
Area1 54.78 km2 (21.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 9,379
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 88196 / 88400
Elevation 584–1,125 m (1,916–3,691 ft)
(avg. 670 m or 2,200 ft)
Website mairie-gerardmer.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.

Gérardmer (French pronunciation: ​[ʒeʁaʁme]; German: Gerdsee or archaic Geroldsee) is a commune in the Vosges department in Lorraine in northeastern France.

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The Fantastic'Arts festival of horror and fantastic film (Festival du Film Fantastique) has been held in Gérardmer each year since 1994.

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