Anniviers

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Anniviers
Coat of arms of Anniviers
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictSierre
Government
 • MayorSimon Epiney
Area
 • Total243.37 km2 (93.97 sq mi)
Elevation
1,202 m (3,944 ft)
Population
 • Total2,721
 • Density11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Postal code
3961
SFOS number6252
LocalitiesAyer, Chandolin, Grimentz, Saint-Jean, Saint-Luc, Vissoie, Mayoux, Mission, Zinal, Niouc and Fang
Surrounded byChalais, Chippis, Sierre, Salgesch, Leuk, Agarn, Oberems, Randa, Täsch, Zermatt, Evolène, Saint-Martin, Mont-Noble and Grône
Websitewww.anniviers.org
SFSO statistics

Anniviers is a municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It was formed through the merger of six municipalities in Val d'Anniviers: Ayer, Chandolin, Grimentz, Saint-Jean, Saint-Luc and Vissoie merged into the new municipality of Anniviers. The merger became effective 1 January 2009, creating the third largest municipality of Switzerland by surface area.

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