Tresserve

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Tresserve
The road into Tresserve, alongside the Bourget lake
The road into Tresserve, alongside the Bourget lake
Coat of arms of Tresserve
Coat of arms
Tresserve is located in France
Tresserve
Tresserve
Coordinates: 45°40′27″N 5°54′00″E / 45.6742°N 5.9°E / 45.6742; 5.9Coordinates: 45°40′27″N 5°54′00″E / 45.6742°N 5.9°E / 45.6742; 5.9
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Aix-les-Bains-Sud
Intercommunality Lac du Bourget
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Loiseau
Area1 2.77 km2 (1.07 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 3,303
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
 • Urban 54,409
INSEE/Postal code 73300 / 73100
Elevation 228–331 m (748–1,086 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.

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

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Tresserve is twinned with:

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World heritage site[edit]

It is home to one or more prehistoric pile-dwelling (or stilt house) settlements that are part of the Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps UNESCO World Heritage Site.[1]

Panoramic sight of Tresserve.
Tresserve town hall

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