Courchevel (commune)

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Coordinates: 45°26′06″N6°38′17″E / 45.435°N 6.638°E / 45.435; 6.638 Coordinates: 45°26′06″N6°38′17″E / 45.435°N 6.638°E / 45.435; 6.638
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Albertville
Canton Moûtiers
Intercommunality Val Vanoise Tarentaise
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Jean Yves Pachod
Area
1
68.90 km2 (26.60 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01) [1]
2,361
  Density34/km2 (89/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
73227 /73120
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Courchevel is a commune in the department of Savoie, southeastern France. This city was established on January 1, 2017 by merging the two formerly distinct communes of Saint-Bon-Tarentaise (the seat) and La Perrière. [2] It takes its name from the eponymous nearby ski resort of Courchevel.


Blason ville fr courchevel (savoie).svg Blazon:
Per pale or, a twin-headed eagle azure, and gules a cross argent (Savoy) ; overall a chief gules supported argent
Comments: Arms of Courchevel city, French Savoy.

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2017". INSEE . Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. Arrêté préfectoral 8 August 2016 (in French)