|surface||14.16 km 2|
|Residents||1,307 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||92 inhabitants / km 2|
Town Hall (Mairie) of Huez
Huez (also: Huez-en-Oisans ) is a French commune in the department of Isère in the region Auvergne Rhône-Alpes . The municipality, which belongs to the Arrondissement of Grenoble and the canton of Oisans-Romanche , has 1,307 (as of January 1, 2017) inhabitants, the Huizats or Huizates .
Huez is located about 28 kilometers east-southeast of Grenoble and is particularly known for the town of L'Alpe d'Huez , which is internationally famous as a stage of the Tour de France and as a winter sports resort. Huez is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Oz in the north, Le Freney-d'Oisans in the east, Auris and La Garde in the south and Villard-Reculas in the west.
|Source: Cassini and INSEE|
- Saint-Ferréol church from the 11th century with renovations from the 15th, 16th and 19th centuries
- Sainte-Anne church, built at the end of the 19th century
- Notre-Dame-des-Neiges church, built in 1960 near the Alpe-d'Huez ski station
- Saint-Antoine chapel from 1767
- Brandes archaeological site, abandoned medieval village of miners, monument historique since 1995
A partnership has existed with the Italian municipality of Bormio in the province of Sondrio (Lombardy) since 2005.