Courchevel (commune)

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Courchevel
La Tania ski resort
La Tania ski resort
Location of Courchevel
Courchevel is located in France
Courchevel
Courchevel
Courchevel is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Courchevel
Courchevel
Coordinates: 45°26′06″N 6°38′17″E / 45.435°N 6.638°E / 45.435; 6.638Coordinates: 45°26′06″N 6°38′17″E / 45.435°N 6.638°E / 45.435; 6.638
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentSavoie
ArrondissementAlbertville
CantonMoûtiers
IntercommunalityVal Vanoise Tarentaise
Area
1
68.90 km2 (26.60 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
2,419
 • Density35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
73227 /73120
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Courchevel is a commune in the department of Savoie, southeastern France. The municipality was established on 1 January 2017 by merger of the former communes of Saint-Bon-Tarentaise (the seat) and La Perrière.[1] It takes its name from the ski resort Courchevel.

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 8 August 2016 ‹See Tfd›(in French)