Savines-le-Lac

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Savines-le-Lac
Commune
Savines and the Lac de Serre-Ponçon
Savines and the Lac de Serre-Ponçon
Coat of arms of Savines-le-Lac
Coat of arms
Savines-le-Lac is located in France
Savines-le-Lac
Savines-le-Lac
Coordinates: 44°31′37″N 6°24′20″E / 44.5269°N 6.4056°E / 44.5269; 6.4056Coordinates: 44°31′37″N 6°24′20″E / 44.5269°N 6.4056°E / 44.5269; 6.4056
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Chorges
Intercommunality Savinois–Serre Ponçon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Victor Bérenguel (PR)
Area1 25.13 km2 (9.70 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,136
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 05164 /05160
Elevation 775–2,260 m (2,543–7,415 ft)
(avg. 790 m or 2,590 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.

Savines-le-Lac is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 408 —    
1968 589 +44.4%
1975 663 +12.6%
1982 790 +19.2%
1990 759 −3.9%
1999 815 +7.4%
2008 1,136 +39.4%

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Savines-le-Lac is twinned with:

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