Passy, Haute-Savoie

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Passy
A view of Mont Blanc from the village
A view of Mont Blanc from the village
Coat of arms of Passy
Coat of arms
Location of Passy
Passy is located in France
Passy
Passy
Passy is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Passy
Passy
Coordinates: 45°55′28″N 6°41′14″E / 45.9244°N 6.6872°E / 45.9244; 6.6872Coordinates: 45°55′28″N 6°41′14″E / 45.9244°N 6.6872°E / 45.9244; 6.6872
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
ArrondissementBonneville
CantonLe Mont-Blanc
IntercommunalitySIVOM Pays du Mont-Blanc
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Patrick Kollibay
Area
1
80.03 km2 (30.90 sq mi)
Population
(2014)2
10,795
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
 • Urban
60,234
Demonym(s)Passerand / Passerande
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
74208 /74190
Elevation542–2,880 m (1,778–9,449 ft)
WebsiteVille-passy-mont-blanc.fr
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.

Passy is a commune in the Upper Savoy department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Located there is the Sancellemoz sanatorium, where Professor Marie Curie died.

Lac Vert is located in the commune.

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