Grimentz

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Grimentz
Coat of arms of Grimentz
Location of Grimentz
Grimentz is located in Switzerland
Grimentz
Grimentz
Grimentz is located in Canton of Valais
Grimentz
Grimentz
Coordinates: 46°11′N 7°35′E / 46.183°N 7.583°E / 46.183; 7.583Coordinates: 46°11′N 7°35′E / 46.183°N 7.583°E / 46.183; 7.583
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictSierre
Area
 • Total584 km2 (225 sq mi)
Elevation
1,553 m (5,095 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2007)
 • Total475
 • Density0.81/km2 (2.1/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
3961
SFOS number6237
Surrounded byAyer, Evolène, Nax, Saint-Jean, Saint-Martin
Websitewww.grimentz.ch
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Grimentz is a village and former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

On 1 January 2009, the former municipalities of Grimentz, Ayer, Chandolin, Saint-Jean, Saint-Luc and Vissoie merged into the new municipality of Anniviers.

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