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Albertville

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Administration
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Albertville
Canton Albertville-Nord and Albertville-Sud
Mayor Philippe Masure
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 328–2,030 m (1,076–6,660 ft)
(avg. 352 m or 1,155 ft*)
Land area1 17.54 km2 (6.77 sq mi)
Population2 18,480  (2008)
 - Density 1,054/km2 (2,730/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73011/ 73200
Website http://www.albertville.com/
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.

Albertville is a French commune in the Savoie department. Its population is about 17,300 (1999 census). The commune hosted the Winter Olympic Games in 1992.

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