Mercury, Savoie

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Mercury
The church and surrounding buildings in Mercury
The church and surrounding buildings in Mercury
Coat of arms of Mercury
Coat of arms
Location of Mercury
Mercury is located in France
Mercury
Mercury
Mercury is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Mercury
Mercury
Coordinates: 45°40′30″N 6°20′16″E / 45.675°N 6.3378°E / 45.675; 6.3378Coordinates: 45°40′30″N 6°20′16″E / 45.675°N 6.3378°E / 45.675; 6.3378
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentSavoie
ArrondissementAlbertville
CantonAlbertville-1
IntercommunalityRégion d'Albertville
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Alain Zoccolo
Area
1
22.33 km2 (8.62 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,166
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
 • Urban
43,225
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
73154 /73200
Elevation359–1,800 m (1,178–5,906 ft)
Websitewww.mairie-mercury.com
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Mercury is a commune close to Albertville in the Savoy département in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

The inhabitants are called Chevronnais.

Sites and monuments[edit]

  • Château de Chevron, a 14th-century castle remodelled in the 17th century. Pope Nicolas II was born in the castle.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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