Léchelles

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Léchelles
De Gottrau Manor House at Léchelles
De Gottrau Manor House at Léchelles
Coat of arms of Léchelles
Location of Léchelles
Léchelles is located in Switzerland
Léchelles
Léchelles
Léchelles is located in Canton of Fribourg
Léchelles
Léchelles
Coordinates: 46°50′N 7°1′E / 46.833°N 7.017°E / 46.833; 7.017Coordinates: 46°50′N 7°1′E / 46.833°N 7.017°E / 46.833; 7.017
CountrySwitzerland
CantonFribourg
DistrictBroye
Government
 • MayorSyndic
Area
 • Total8.75 km2 (3.38 sq mi)
Elevation
545 m (1,788 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2014)
 • Total751
 • Density86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
1773
SFOS number2024
Surrounded byDomdidier, Grolley, Misery-Courtion, Montagny, Oleyres (VD), Ponthaux, Russy
Websitewww.belmont-broye.ch
SFSO statistics

Léchelles was a municipality of the district of Broye in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. On 1 September 1994, the former municipality of Chandon merged into the municipality of Léchelles, keeping the name Léchelles.[1] On 1 January 2016, the former municipalities of Domdidier, Dompierre, Léchelles and Russy merged to form Belmont-Broye.[2]

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