Savoie

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Savoie
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Coat of Arms de la Savoie


Details
Information
Number73
RegionRhône-Alpes
PrefectureChambéry
SubprefecturesAlbertville
Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne
Population


 - Total (1999)
 - Density

Ranked 61st


373 258


62 /km²
Area6,028 km²;
Arrondissements3
Cantons37
Communes305
President of the
general council
Jean-Pierre Vial (UMP)
Location
Location of de la Savoie in France

Savoie is a French département.

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History

Savoie is one of the two départements of the region of Savoy that was annexed by France on March 24, 1860, the other being Haute-Savoie. For history before 1860, details of the annexation and reasons for the current separatist movement in the départements, see Savoy.

Geography

Savoie is located in the Alps mountains.

Economy

Demographics

Culture

Miscellaneous topics

External link

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