Douvaine

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Douvaine
Coordinates: 46°18′21″N6°18′16″E / 46.3058°N 6.3044°E / 46.3058; 6.3044 Coordinates: 46°18′21″N6°18′16″E / 46.3058°N 6.3044°E / 46.3058; 6.3044
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Thonon-les-Bains
Canton Sciez
Intercommunality Thonon Agglomération
Government
  Mayor (20142020) Jean-François Baud
Area
1
10.55 km2 (4.07 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01) [1]
5,948
  Density560/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
74105 /74140
Elevation421–520 m (1,381–1,706 ft)
Website Ville-douvaine.fr
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Douvaine is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

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Location

Located on the old Roman way, now the National Road 5, Douvaine is part of the Canton of Sciez that includes 25 communes located in the Bas-Chablais area.

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2017". INSEE . Retrieved 6 January 2020.