|surface||12.51 km 2|
|Residents||97 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||8 inhabitants / km 2|
Mayres-Savel is a French commune with a population of 97 (as at 1st January 2017) in the department of Isère in the region Auvergne Rhône-Alpes (before 2016 Rhône-Alpes ). The municipality is located in the Arrondissement of Grenoble and belongs to the canton of Matheysine-Trièves (until 2015 La Mure ). The inhabitants are called Mayrants .
Mayres-Savel is located about 29 kilometers south-southeast of Grenoble on the Drac , which is dammed here to form Lac de Monteynard-Avignonet (also: Lac de Notre-Dame-de-Commiers ) and delimits the community in the south and west. Mayres-Savel is surrounded by the neighboring communities Marcieu in the north, La Motte-Saint-Martin in the northeast, Prunières in the east and northeast, Saint-Arey in the east, Saint-Jean-d'Hérans in the southeast, Cornillon-en-Trièves in the south , Lavars in the south and southwest and meeting point in the west and northwest.
|Sources: Cassini and INSEE|
- Saint-Jean-Baptiste church from the 11th century, monument historique since 1919
- Savel castle ruins from the 12th / 13th centuries century