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Panorama Chambéry-Bauges depuis Chamoux (2014) (3).JPG
Coat of arms of Chambéry
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Elevation 245–550 m (804–1,804 ft)
(avg. 270 m or 890 ft*)
Land area1 20.99 km2 (8.10 sq mi)
Population2 58,039  (2012)
 - Density 2,765/km2 (7,160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73065/ 73000
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.

Coordinates: 45°20′28″N 5°32′39″E / 45.3412°N 5.5442°E / 45.3412; 5.5442

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

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