Chambéry

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Chambéry
Panorama Chambéry-Bauges depuis Chamoux (2014) (3).JPG
Coat of arms of Chambéry
Coat of arms
Chambéry is located in France
Chambéry
Chambéry
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Chambéry is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Chambéry
Chambéry
Coordinates: 45°20′28″N 5°32′39″E / 45.3412°N 5.5442°E / 45.3412; 5.5442Coordinates: 45°20′28″N 5°32′39″E / 45.3412°N 5.5442°E / 45.3412; 5.5442
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentSavoie
ArrondissementChambéry
Area120.99 km2 (8.10 sq mi)
Population (2012)258,039
 • Density2,800/km2 (7,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code73065 /73000
Elevation245–550 m (804–1,804 ft)
(avg. 270 m or 890 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Chambéry is a commune, the prefecture of the Savoie department.

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Chambéry is twinned with: