Binn

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Binn
Coat of arms of Binn
Coat of arms
Location of Binn
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictGoms
Government
 • MayorBeat Tenisch
Area
 • Total65.0 km2 (25.1 sq mi)
Elevation
1,400 m (4,600 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total142
 • Density2.2/km2 (5.7/sq mi)
Postal code
3996
SFOS number6054
Surrounded byBaceno (IT-VB), Ernen, Formazza (IT-VB), Grengiols, Reckingen-Gluringen
Twin townsUrtenen-Schönbühl (Switzerland), Arbon (Switzerland)
Websitewww.binn.ch
SFSO statistics

Binn (Walliser German: Bìi) is a municipality of the district of Goms in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

The Binn valley is known for its rich mineral deposits, some types of which are unique to the area. The notable Lengenbach Quarry is in Binn.

Binn

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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