Bernex, Haute-Savoie


The church in Bernex

Coat of arms

Coordinates: 46°21′39″N 6°40′33″E / 46.3608°N 6.6758°E / 46.3608; 6.6758Coordinates: 46°21′39″N 6°40′33″E / 46.3608°N 6.6758°E / 46.3608; 6.6758
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Thonon-les-Bains
Canton Canton of Évian-les-Bains
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays d'Évian
  Mayor (20082014) Joseph Trincat
Area1 22.31 km2 (8.61 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 853
  Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 74033 / 74500
Elevation 820–2,222 m (2,690–7,290 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.

Bernex is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. Its highest point is the Dent d'Oche (2222 meters)

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