Seyssel, Haute-Savoie

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Seyssel
The village seen from the West
The village seen from the West
Coat of arms of Seyssel
Coat of arms
Seyssel is located in France
Seyssel
Seyssel
Coordinates: 45°57′35″N 5°50′14″E / 45.9597°N 5.8372°E / 45.9597; 5.8372Coordinates: 45°57′35″N 5°50′14″E / 45.9597°N 5.8372°E / 45.9597; 5.8372
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Saint-Julien-en-Genevois
Canton Seyssel (seat)
Intercommunality Pays de Seyssel
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christian Monteil
Area
 • Land1 16.86 km2 (6.51 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,099
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 74269 / 74910
Elevation 250–937 m (820–3,074 ft)
(avg. 265 m or 869 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.

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

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The Fier forms most of the commune's southern border, then flows into the Rhone, which forms the commune's western border.

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