Estavayer

Coordinates: 46°50′N 6°50′E / 46.833°N 6.833°E / 46.833; 6.833
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Estavayer
Old City of Estavayer-le-Lac
Old City of Estavayer-le-Lac
Coat of arms of Estavayer
Location of Estavayer
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Estavayer is located in Switzerland
Estavayer
Estavayer
Estavayer is located in Canton of Fribourg
Estavayer
Estavayer
Coordinates: 46°50′N 6°50′E / 46.833°N 6.833°E / 46.833; 6.833
CountrySwitzerland
CantonFribourg
DistrictBroye
Government
 • MayorAndré Losey
Area
 • Total40.36 km2 (15.58 sq mi)
Lowest elevation429 m (1,407 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2018)[1]
 • Total9,712
 • Density240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
1470
SFOS number2054
Surrounded byLes Montets, Cheyres, Payerne (VD), Gorgier (NE), Lully, Saint-Aubin-Sauges (NE), Sévaz, Vaumarcus (NE), Grandcour (VD), Châbles, Chavannes-le-Chêne (VD)
Websitewww.estavayer.ch
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Estavayer is a new municipality of the canton of Fribourg, Switzerland. It is on the south shore of Lake Neuchâtel and is between Yverdon and Bern. It is the capital of the district of Broye. It was created on 1 January 2017, when the former municipalities of Bussy, Estavayer-le-Lac, Morens, Murist, Rueyres-les-Prés, Vernay and Vuissens merged to form Estavayer.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. Historisiertes Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz accessed 5 January 2017

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