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Coat of arms of Orcier
Coat of arms
Orcier is located in France
Coordinates: 46°18′47″N 6°29′33″E / 46.3131°N 6.4925°E / 46.3131; 6.4925Coordinates: 46°18′47″N 6°29′33″E / 46.3131°N 6.4925°E / 46.3131; 6.4925
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Thonon-les-Bains
Canton Canton of Thonon-les-Bains-Ouest
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Collines du Léman
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Thérèse Baud
Area1 9.39 km2 (3.63 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 898
 • Density 96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 74206 /74550
Elevation 576–1,413 m (1,890–4,636 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.

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


Historical population of Orcier
Year 1860 1968 1999 2007
Population 808 364 686 550

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