Gaillard

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other uses, see Gaillard (disambiguation).
Gaillard
Gaillard is located in France
Gaillard
Gaillard
Coordinates: 46°11′09″N 6°12′30″E / 46.1858°N 6.2083°E / 46.1858; 6.2083Coordinates: 46°11′09″N 6°12′30″E / 46.1858°N 6.2083°E / 46.1858; 6.2083
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Saint-Julien-en-Genevois
Canton Annemasse-Sud
Intercommunality Annemasse – Les Voirons
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Renée Magnin
Area1 4.02 km2 (1.55 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 11,640
 • Density 2,900/km2 (7,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 74133 / 74240
Elevation 392–425 m (1,286–1,394 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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.

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

Gaillard is close to Geneva on the Swiss border. The biggest border crossing is called Moillesulaz and the second one is Fossard.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]