Albens 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 Entrelacs.[2]

Albens
Part of Entrelacs
City center
City center
Location of Albens
Albens is located in France
Albens
Albens
Albens is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Albens
Albens
Coordinates: 45°47′14″N 5°56′45″E / 45.7872°N 5.9458°E / 45.7872; 5.9458Coordinates: 45°47′14″N 5°56′45″E / 45.7872°N 5.9458°E / 45.7872; 5.9458
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentSavoie
ArrondissementChambéry
CantonAix-les-Bains-1
CommuneEntrelacs
Area
1
15.3 km2 (5.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
3,940
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Albanais
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
73410
Elevation329–685 m (1,079–2,247 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20052,939—    
20063,025+2.9%
20073,104+2.6%
20083,146+1.4%
20093,189+1.4%
20103,231+1.3%
20113,371+4.3%
20123,525+4.6%
20133,610+2.4%

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