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Vallières-sur-Fier (France)
region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
Arrondissement Annecy
Canton Rumilly
Community association Rumilly Terre de Savoie
Coordinates 45 ° 54 '  N , 5 ° 56'  E Coordinates: 45 ° 54 '  N , 5 ° 56'  E
height 292-1,000 m
surface 19.14 km 2
Residents 2,503 (January 1, 2017)
Population density 131 inhabitants / km 2
Post Code 74150
INSEE code

Vallières-sur-Fier is a French commune with 2,503 inhabitants (at January 1, 2017) in the department of Haute-Savoie in the region of Auvergne Rhône-Alpes . It belongs to the Arrondissement of Annecy and the canton of Rumilly .

It was created as Commune nouvelle with effect from January 1, 2019 through the amalgamation of the previous communes of Vallières and Val-de-Fier , which, however, were not granted the status of Commune déléguée in the new commune . The administrative headquarters are in Vallières.


District former
INSEE code
Area (km²) Population (2016)
Val-de-Fier 74274 10.11 .0666
Vallières (administrative headquarters)00 74289 09.03 1,807


View of the Val de Fier

Vallières-sur-Fier is about 16 kilometers west of the city of Annecy (as the crow flies). The municipality extends in the Albanais , slightly elevated on the edge of the wide valley of the Fier , east of the ridge of the Montagne du Gros Foug . The traffic-related development takes place through Départementsstraße D 14.

Neighboring municipalities are: Versonnex in the north, Saint-Eusèbe in the northeast, Hauteville-sur-Fier in the east, Sales in the southeast, Rumilly in the south, Moye and Lornay in the southwest, Motz and Seyssel in the west, and Droisy and Crempigny-Bonneguête in the northwest.

Web links

Commons : Vallières-sur-Fier  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Decree of the Prefecture No. DRCL BCLB-2018-0026 on the formation of the Commune nouvelle Vallières-sur-Fier of 7 May 2018
  2. Population figures retrospectively from January 1, 2016