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Saxel is located in France
Coordinates: 46°14′37″N 6°23′46″E / 46.2436°N 6.3961°E / 46.2436; 6.3961Coordinates: 46°14′37″N 6°23′46″E / 46.2436°N 6.3961°E / 46.2436; 6.3961
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Thonon-les-Bains
Canton Boëge
Intercommunality Pays de la Côte-en-Chablais
Area1 5.63 km2 (2.17 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 378
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 74261 / 74420
Elevation 832–1,297 m (2,730–4,255 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.

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

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