Assens, Switzerland

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Assens
Assens - église.JPG
Coat of arms of Assens
Coat of arms
Location of Assens
Assens is located in Switzerland
Assens
Assens
Assens is located in Canton of Vaud
Assens
Assens
Coordinates: 46°37′N 6°37′E / 46.617°N 6.617°E / 46.617; 6.617Coordinates: 46°37′N 6°37′E / 46.617°N 6.617°E / 46.617; 6.617
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictGros-de-Vaud
Government
 • MayorSyndic
Guy Longchamp
Area
 • Total5.33 km2 (2.06 sq mi)
Elevation
635 m (2,083 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,077
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Asseniens
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
1042
SFOS number5511
LocalitiesAssens, Malapalud
Surrounded byBioley-Orjulaz, Bottens, Bretigny-sur-Morrens, Echallens, Étagnières, Malapalud, Morrens, Saint-Barthélemy
Twin townsColombey-les-Deux-Eglises (France)
Websitewww.assens.ch
Profile (in French), SFSO statistics

Assens is a municipality in Gros-de-Vaud in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland.

The community decided to merge their municipality with Malapalud, with effect from 1 January 2009.[3]

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.
  3. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 18 February 2011.

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