|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Georges Morand|
|• Land1||65.87 km2 (25.43 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||240/km2 (610/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||74256 / 74700|
|Elevation||515–2,749 m (1,690–9,019 ft)
(avg. 558 m or 1,831 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.
Sallanches is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department with a population of over 16,000 residents. Mont-Blanc facing, the city is a necessary step towards the most well known alps towns as Chamonix, Megève or Saint-Gervais-les-Bains. Sallanches is also one of the cities of the Arve Valley, made popular by the presence of many high-tech industries. Over 300 stores are located in Sallanches, making this city a commercial hub.
- Spaichingen, Germany, since 1970
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