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The mountains and the ski station
The mountains and the ski station
Valezan is located in France
Coordinates: 45°34′33″N 6°41′40″E / 45.5758°N 6.6944°E / 45.5758; 6.6944Coordinates: 45°34′33″N 6°41′40″E / 45.5758°N 6.6944°E / 45.5758; 6.6944
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Albertville
Canton Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Intercommunality canton d'Aime
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Véronique Gensac
Area1 8.01 km2 (3.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 178
 • Density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 73305 /73210
Elevation 695–2,409 m (2,280–7,904 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.

Valezan is a former commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of La Plagne-Tarentaise.[1]

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 10 November 2015