Lescheraines

Lescheraines (French pronunciation: ​[lɛʃ(ə)ʁɛn]; Arpitan: Lècherena) is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in Southeastern France. In 2019, it had a population of 781.

Lescheraines
Lècherena  (Arpitan)
The hamlet of Le Pont, in Lescheraines
The hamlet of Le Pont, in Lescheraines
Location of Lescheraines
Lescheraines is located in France
Lescheraines
Lescheraines
Lescheraines is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Lescheraines
Lescheraines
Coordinates: 45°42′33″N 6°06′21″E / 45.7092°N 6.1058°E / 45.7092; 6.1058Coordinates: 45°42′33″N 6°06′21″E / 45.7092°N 6.1058°E / 45.7092; 6.1058
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentSavoie
ArrondissementChambéry
CantonSaint-Alban-Leysse
IntercommunalityGrand Chambéry
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Gérard Merlin
Area
1
8.17 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
781
 • Density96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
73146 /73340
Elevation578–1,305 m (1,896–4,281 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The village of Lescheraines is located in the northern part of the commune, above the left bank of the Chéran, which forms the commune's northeastern border.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.