|Community association||Rumilly Terre de Savoie|
|surface||19.14 km 2|
|Residents||2,503 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||131 inhabitants / km 2|
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.
|Area (km²)||Population (2016)|
|Vallières (administrative headquarters)||74289||9.03||1,807|
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.
- Decree of the Prefecture No. DRCL BCLB-2018-0026 on the formation of the Commune nouvelle Vallières-sur-Fier of 7 May 2018
- Population figures retrospectively from January 1, 2016