Cruseilles

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Cruseilles
Commune
An old view of the church
An old view of the church
Coat of arms of Cruseilles
Coat of arms
Cruseilles is located in France
Cruseilles
Cruseilles
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Cruseilles is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Cruseilles
Cruseilles
Coordinates: 46°02′06″N 6°06′30″E / 46.035°N 6.1083°E / 46.035; 6.1083Coordinates: 46°02′06″N 6°06′30″E / 46.035°N 6.1083°E / 46.035; 6.1083
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Saint-Julien-en-Genevois
Canton La Roche-sur-Foron
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Daniel Bouchet
Area1 25.41 km2 (9.81 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 4,315
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 74096 /74350
Elevation 450–1,352 m (1,476–4,436 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.

Cruseilles is a town and commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

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Notable as the birthplace of Louis Armand director of the SNCF, Euratom and a resistance fighter.

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