Magland

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Magland
Commune
Magland and the waterfall
Magland and the waterfall
Coat of arms of Magland
Coat of arms
Magland is located in France
Magland
Magland
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Magland is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Magland
Magland
Coordinates: 46°01′22″N 6°37′14″E / 46.0228°N 6.6206°E / 46.0228; 6.6206Coordinates: 46°01′22″N 6°37′14″E / 46.0228°N 6.6206°E / 46.0228; 6.6206
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
ArrondissementArrondissement of Bonneville
CantonCanton of Sallanches
IntercommunalityCC Cluses-Arve et Montagnes
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) René Pouchot
Area140.32 km2 (15.57 sq mi)
Population (2014)23,265
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code74159 /74300
Elevation483–2,649 m (1,585–8,691 ft)
WebsiteOfficial website
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.

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

Geography[edit]

Magland is in the Vallée de l'Arve, between Cluses and Sallanches. There are several hamlets like Gravin, Balme, Oëx, Luth and belongs to the Canton of Sallanches.

Education[edit]

There are four schools in Magland: the primary school of the Chef-Lieu, of the Gravin, of the Moranche and a nursery school.

See also[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

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