Les Sauvages

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For "Les Sauvages" (Act IV of Jean-Philippe Rameau's opéra-ballet), see Les Indes galantes.
Les Sauvages
Les Sauvages is located in France
Les Sauvages
Les Sauvages
Coordinates: 45°55′33″N 4°22′38″E / 45.9258°N 4.3772°E / 45.9258; 4.3772Coordinates: 45°55′33″N 4°22′38″E / 45.9258°N 4.3772°E / 45.9258; 4.3772
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Villefranche-sur-Saône
Canton Canton of Tarare
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Annick Guinot
Area1 12.55 km2 (4.85 sq mi)
Population (2007)2 627
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69174 / 69170
Elevation 494–854 m (1,621–2,802 ft)
(avg. 720 m or 2,360 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.

Les Sauvages is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

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