Lens, Switzerland

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Lens
Coat of arms of Lens
Location of Lens
Lens is located in Switzerland
Lens
Lens
Lens is located in Canton of Valais
Lens
Lens
Coordinates: 46°16′N 7°26′E / 46.267°N 7.433°E / 46.267; 7.433Coordinates: 46°16′N 7°26′E / 46.267°N 7.433°E / 46.267; 7.433
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictSierre
Government
 • MayorDavid Bagnoud
Area
 • Total13.9 km2 (5.4 sq mi)
Elevation
1,129 m (3,704 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,198
 • Density300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Les Lensards
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
1978
SFOS number6240
LocalitiesCrans-sur-Sierre, Flanthey, Chelin, Vaas, Les Condémines, Saint-Clément and Valençon
Surrounded bySaint-Léonard, Icogne, Montana, Randogne, Chermignon, Sierre
Websitewww.lens.ch
SFSO statistics

Lens is a municipality of the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

Villages[change | change source]

Crans-sur-Sierre, Flanthey, Chelin, Vaas, Les Condémines, Saint-Clément and Valençon.

Gallery[change | change source]

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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