Servoz (Franco-Provençal pronunciation: [ˈsɛr.vo]) is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Servoz
The church in Servoz
The church in Servoz
Location of Servoz
Servoz is located in France
Servoz
Servoz
Servoz is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Servoz
Servoz
Coordinates: 45°55′57″N 6°45′46″E / 45.9325°N 6.7628°E / 45.9325; 6.7628Coordinates: 45°55′57″N 6°45′46″E / 45.9325°N 6.7628°E / 45.9325; 6.7628
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
ArrondissementBonneville
CantonLe Mont-Blanc
IntercommunalityVallée de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Nicolas Évrard[1]
Area
1
13.47 km2 (5.20 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
1,057
 • Density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
74266 /74310
Elevation758–2,324 m (2,487–7,625 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Servoz has a railway station on the Saint-Gervais–Vallorcine railway and the section between Les Houches and Servoz holds the world record gradient for an adhesion railway at a 9% gradient over a distance of 2,000 m (6,562 ft).

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.