Thollon-les-Mémises

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Thollon-les-Mémises
Vue de la montagne des Mémises
Vue de la montagne des Mémises
Thollon-les-Mémises is located in France
Thollon-les-Mémises
Thollon-les-Mémises
Coordinates: 46°23′20″N 6°41′59″E / 46.3889°N 6.6997°E / 46.3889; 6.6997Coordinates: 46°23′20″N 6°41′59″E / 46.3889°N 6.6997°E / 46.3889; 6.6997
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Thonon-les-Bains
Canton Évian-les-Bains
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays d'Évian
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Régis Bened
Area1 13.78 km2 (5.32 sq mi)
Population (2004)2 691
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 74279 / 74500
Elevation 760–1,975 m (2,493–6,480 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.

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

It has its own ski resort with direct access to 50 km of downhill skiing, with 14 individual pistes, served by 18 ski lifts.

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