Anniviers

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Anniviers
Coat of arms of Anniviers
Coat of arms
Location of Anniviers
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictSierre
Government
 • MayorSimon Epiney
Area
 • Total243.1 km2 (93.9 sq mi)
Elevation
1,202 m (3,944 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total2,729
 • 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 on 1 January 2009, creating the third largest municipality of Switzerland by area.

Chandolin

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

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