Lescheraines

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Lescheraines
Commune
The hamlet of Le Pont, in Lescheraines
The hamlet of Le Pont, in Lescheraines
Lescheraines is located in France
Lescheraines
Lescheraines
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Lescheraines is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Lescheraines
Lescheraines
Coordinates: 45°42′33″N 6°06′21″E / 45.7092°N 6.1058°E / 45.7092; 6.1058Coordinates: 45°42′33″N 6°06′21″E / 45.7092°N 6.1058°E / 45.7092; 6.1058
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Saint-Alban-Leysse
Intercommunality Pays des Bauges
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Albert Darvey
Area1 8.17 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 759
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 73146 /73340
Elevation 578–1,305 m (1,896–4,281 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.

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

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Lescheraines is located in the northern part of the commune, above the left bank of the Chéran, which forms the commune's north-eastern border.

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