Rumilly, Haute-Savoie

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Rumilly
The Pont-Neuf bridge crossing the Chéran river
The Pont-Neuf bridge crossing the Chéran river
Coat of arms of Rumilly
Coat of arms
Location of Rumilly
Rumilly is located in France
Rumilly
Rumilly
Rumilly is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Rumilly
Rumilly
Coordinates: 45°52′33″N 5°56′41″E / 45.8758°N 5.9447°E / 45.8758; 5.9447Coordinates: 45°52′33″N 5°56′41″E / 45.8758°N 5.9447°E / 45.8758; 5.9447
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
ArrondissementAnnecy
CantonRumilly
IntercommunalityRumilly Terre de Savoie
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre Bechet
Area
1
16.89 km2 (6.52 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
15,646
 • Density930/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
 • Urban
25,728
Demonym(s)Rumilliens / Rumilliennes
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
74225 /74150
Elevation312–589 m (1,024–1,932 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Rumilly is a commune of over 12000 inhabitants in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Chéran forms part of the commune's eastern border, crosses the village, flows north-northwestward through the northern part of the commune, then flows into the Fier, which forms part of its northern border.

Mayor[edit]

Pierre Bechet is the current mayor of Rumilly serving from 2014 to 2018.

Historical Origins[edit]

Twinning[edit]

Rumilly is twinned with Michelstadt, Germany and Maglie, Italy

References[edit]

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