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The ski station of La Toussuire
The ski station of La Toussuire
Coat of arms of Fontcouverte-la-Toussuire
Coat of arms
Fontcouverte-la-Toussuire is located in France
Coordinates: 45°14′50″N 6°18′11″E / 45.2472°N 6.3031°E / 45.2472; 6.3031Coordinates: 45°14′50″N 6°18′11″E / 45.2472°N 6.3031°E / 45.2472; 6.3031
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne
Canton Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne
Intercommunality Arvan
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Anselme
Area1 21.52 km2 (8.31 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 563
 • Density 26/km2 (68/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73116 / 73300
Elevation 659–2,305 m (2,162–7,562 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.
This article is about the commune in Savoie. For the climb used in cycle racing, see La Toussuire.

Fontcouverte-la-Toussuire is a commune in the Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

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