La Compôte

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La Compôte
An aerial view of the village
An aerial view of the village
Coat of arms of La Compôte
Coat of arms
La Compôte is located in France
La Compôte
La Compôte
Coordinates: 45°40′17″N 6°09′42″E / 45.6714°N 6.1617°E / 45.6714; 6.1617Coordinates: 45°40′17″N 6°09′42″E / 45.6714°N 6.1617°E / 45.6714; 6.1617
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Le Châtelard
Intercommunality Pays des Bauges
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Fressoz
Area1 7.57 km2 (2.92 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 214
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73090 / 73630
Elevation 662–1,954 m (2,172–6,411 ft)
Website www.lacompote.info

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.

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

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The village lies in the northern part of the commune, on the right bank of the Chéran, which flows northwestward through the northern part of the commune.

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