Gaillard (French pronunciation: [ɡajaʁ] (About this soundlisten)) is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Gaillard
Coat of arms of Gaillard
Location of Gaillard
Gaillard is located in France
Gaillard
Gaillard
Gaillard is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Gaillard
Gaillard
Coordinates: 46°11′09″N 6°12′30″E / 46.1858°N 6.2083°E / 46.1858; 6.2083Coordinates: 46°11′09″N 6°12′30″E / 46.1858°N 6.2083°E / 46.1858; 6.2083
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
ArrondissementSaint-Julien-en-Genevois
CantonGaillard
IntercommunalityAnnemasse – Les Voirons
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Paul Bosland[1]
Area
1
4.02 km2 (1.55 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
10,419
 • Density2,600/km2 (6,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
74133 /74240
Elevation392–425 m (1,286–1,394 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Gaillard adjoins Geneva on the Swiss border. The biggest border crossing is called Moillesulaz and the second one is Fossard.

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  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 7 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.

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