Epesses

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Epesses
Le Dézaley vineyards
Le Dézaley vineyards
Coat of arms of Epesses
Coat of arms
Location of Epesses
Epesses is located in Switzerland
Epesses
Epesses
Epesses is located in Canton of Vaud
Epesses
Epesses
Coordinates: 46°30′N 6°45′E / 46.500°N 6.750°E / 46.500; 6.750Coordinates: 46°30′N 6°45′E / 46.500°N 6.750°E / 46.500; 6.750
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictLavaux-Oron
Area
 • Total1.60 km2 (0.62 sq mi)
Elevation
404 m (1,325 ft)
Population
 (December 2009)
 • Total332
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Postal code
1098
SFOS number5603
Surrounded byCully, Forel (Lavaux), Meillerie (FR-74), Puidoux, Riex
Twin townsBurgdorf (Switzerland)
Websitewww.epesses.ch
Profile (French), SFSO statistics

Epesses was a municipality in the Swiss canton of Vaud. It is in the district of Lavaux-Oron on Lake Geneva (Lac Léman). On 1 July 2011 the former municipalities of Cully, Epesses, Grandvaux, Riex and Villette (Lavaux) joined together to become the new municipality called Bourg-en-Lavaux.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 17 February 2011