Val-de-Fier

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Val-de-Fier
Val-de-Fier is located in France
Val-de-Fier
Val-de-Fier
Coordinates: 45°55′13″N 5°54′46″E / 45.9203°N 5.9128°E / 45.9203; 5.9128Coordinates: 45°55′13″N 5°54′46″E / 45.9203°N 5.9128°E / 45.9203; 5.9128
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Annecy
Canton Canton of Rumilly
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Canton de Rumilly
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Popp
Area
 • Land1 10.11 km2 (3.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Urban 25,728
 • Population2 513
 • Population2 density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 74274 / 74150
Elevation 292–1,000 m (958–3,281 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.

Val-de-Fier is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. Its nearest town is Rumilly.

Geography[edit]

The Fier forms most of the commune's south-western border.

History[edit]

Val-de-Fier was formed in 1973 from two different villages : Sion and Saint-André.

Population[edit]

  • 1962 : 238 inhab.
  • 1968 : 266 inhab.
  • 1975 : 256 inhab.
  • 1982 : 296 inhab.
  • 1990 : 317 inhab.
  • 1999 : 389 inhab.
  • 2006 : 513 inhab.

Mayors[edit]

  • Before 1991: Louis Dumont
  • 1991 - 2001: Paul Terrier
  • Since 2001: Maurice Popp

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