The territory of Jarrier extends on the South-eastern slope from the basin from Arvan dominating quotes it of Saint-Jean-of-Maurienne. The situation of the commune (ground and exposure) makes it favourable with agriculture but the proximity with the city induced an activity more variee.

At the beginning of the 21e century, Jarrier is a village of approximately 450 hearts, which lost a little its agricultural activity formerly and which counts rained a also large population only at the 19th century. It does not remain about it less than this common still counts many main homes and secondary, enjoying, amongst other things of the exceptional panorama which offers the Needles of Arves.

Jarrier always does not have bears this name, one finds it with the following names:

  • Garriaci,
  • Garriaco (11th-12th century),
  • Jarriaco (1184),
  • Jariaci (1417),
  • Jarrier (1575).

The surface of the commune is of 1770 hectares including 331 of drills, it is exposed on the south-eastern slope dominating Saint-Jean-of-Maurienne has a atitude between 800 and 2173 bills of quantities.

Lastly, its inhabitants are name Jarrien.

Among the hamlets which composes the commune one notes: The Church, Notre-Dame (formerly Cheloup), Towards-the-Furnace, Varciniere, Bormat, Toulaz, Tuviere, Replatey, Leard, Lalerieux, Cruet, Verdette, Pecodiere, Herouil, Mollard-Rock, the Plan of Villards. Brooks: brook of the Cure or the Greenhouses, brook of Combe of the Mills or Grolliere, brook of Vardaz, brook of Beranger, Bonrieux, Pyx and Torne.

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jarrier, French city Department of savoie with 2 historical sites listed or simply studied for their remarkable character.
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There are 33 localities (Place called, location known as) in Jarrier : le mollard ; chef lieu ; la balme ; les essards ; notre dame ; pierre brune ; la pecaudiere ; les lecheres ; montfalcon ; les borneaux ; bormat ; herouil dessous ; la curtaz ; la toulaz ; la tremblaz ; la tuviere ; la verdettaz ; lalerieux ; le cruet ; le fregny ; le plan des touls ; le plan des villards ; le plan du four ; le replatay ; leard ; les herouils ; les hormais ; mollard rocher ; rossillon ; sous la croix ; varcinieres ; vers le four ; vers le pre.

listeds buildings (classified and protected) in Jarrier

Monuments in Jarrier, Jarrier has 2 buildings protected. Include :

  1. (Hameau de Cheloup) official reference : PA00118324 ;
  2. Eglise official reference : PA00118325
Please note this list is likely to evolve, the data presented are from 2013.

Places of Culture

Libraries jarrier, jarrier has 3 Libraries :

  • bibliotheque municipale ( 73300 jarrier)
  • espace culturel & archives mediatheque municipale (1 rue des écoles 73300 jarrier)
    located ancien eveche
  • bibliotheque (place du champ de foire 73300 jarrier)
    located centre de maurienne

Cinemas de jarrier, jarrier has 4 cinemas :

  • ariane (immeuble ceres, 73300 jarrier)
  • star (137 av henri falcoz, 73300 jarrier)
  • l igloo (centre d accueil, la toussuire-cne de fontcouverte 73300 jarrier)
  • casse massion (la rua, 73300 jarrier)

Statistics for Jarrier

Town or city :
Postcode of city : 73300
Insee code : 73138
Longitude : 6.323239
Latitude : 45.281118
Total population : 461 people
place called : 33
place : 2

Chapelle Notre-Dame-des-Thanksgiving, French Heritage monument to Jarrier 1
« Chapelle Notre-Dame-des-Thanksgiving » is a construction of the city of Jarrier (France, Savoie). Chapelle Notre-Dame-des-Thanksgiving, French Heritage monument to Jarrier

Church, French Heritage monument to Jarrier 2
Church identified as early as the 17th century, then again restored and enhanced in 1703. The main interest of this church lies in the existence of its (...) Church, French Heritage monument to Jarrier