Gaillard

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Gaillard
Coat of arms of Gaillard
Coat of arms
Location of Gaillard
Gaillard is located in France
Gaillard
Gaillard
Gaillard is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Gaillard
Gaillard
Coordinates: 46°11′09″N 6°12′30″E / 46.1858°N 6.2083°E / 46.1858; 6.2083Coordinates: 46°11′09″N 6°12′30″E / 46.1858°N 6.2083°E / 46.1858; 6.2083
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
ArrondissementSaint-Julien-en-Genevois
CantonGaillard
IntercommunalityAnnemasse – Les Voirons
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-Paul Bosland
Area
1
4.02 km2 (1.55 sq mi)
Population
(2014)2
11,589
 • Density2,900/km2 (7,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
74133 /74240
Elevation392–425 m (1,286–1,394 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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.

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

Gaillard adjoins Geneva on the Swiss border. The biggest border crossing is called Moillesulaz and the second one is Fossard.

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