La Roche-sur-Foron

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La Roche-sur-Foron

La Roche  (Arpitan)
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La Roche-sur-Foron Town Hall
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La Roche-sur-Foron
Coordinates: 46°04′02″N6°18′41″E / 46.0673°N 6.3113°E / 46.0673; 6.3113 Coordinates: 46°04′02″N6°18′41″E / 46.0673°N 6.3113°E / 46.0673; 6.3113
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Bonneville
Canton La Roche-sur-Foron
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays Rochois
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Jean-Claude Georget
Area
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17.94 km2 (6.93 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018) [1]
11,175
  Density620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Rochois / Rochoises
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
74224 /74800
Elevation500–1,896 m (1,640–6,220 ft)
Website Larochesurforon.fr
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

La Roche-sur-Foron (Arpitan: La Roche) is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in Southeastern France. It is located about 23 km (14.2 mi) southeast of Geneva, Switzerland. In 2018, it had a population of 11,175.

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.