Avenches

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Avenches
Avenches
Avenches
Coat of arms of Avenches
Coat of arms
Location of Avenches
Avenches is located in Switzerland
Avenches
Avenches
Avenches is located in Canton of Vaud
Avenches
Avenches
Coordinates: 46°53′N 7°02′E / 46.883°N 7.033°E / 46.883; 7.033Coordinates: 46°53′N 7°02′E / 46.883°N 7.033°E / 46.883; 7.033
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictBroye-Vully
Government
 • MayorSyndic
Roxane Meyer Keller
Area
 • Total19.46 km2 (7.51 sq mi)
Elevation
480 m (1,570 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,282
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Postal code
1580 Avenches
1582 Donatyre
SFOS number5451
LocalitiesAvenches, Donatyre, Oleyres
Surrounded byBelmont-Broye (FR), Courtepin (FR), Faoug, Misery-Courtion (FR), Saint-Aubin (FR), Vully-les-Lacs
Websitewww.commune-avenches.ch
Profile (French), SFSO statistics

Avenches is a Swiss municipality in the canton of Vaud, located in the district of Broye-Vully. It was created on 1 September 2006 the village of Donatyre merged into Avenches and on 1 January 2011 the former municipality of Oleyres merged into Avenches.

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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