Payerne

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Payerne
The towers of the Abbey and the Reformed church above Payerne
The towers of the Abbey and the Reformed church above Payerne
Coat of arms of Payerne
Coat of arms
Payerne is located in Switzerland
Payerne
Payerne
Location of Payerne
Karte Gemeinde Payerne 2017.png
Payerne is located in Canton of Vaud
Payerne
Payerne
Payerne (Canton of Vaud)
Coordinates: 46°49′N 6°56′E / 46.817°N 6.933°E / 46.817; 6.933Coordinates: 46°49′N 6°56′E / 46.817°N 6.933°E / 46.817; 6.933
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictPayerne
Government
 • MayorSyndic
Michel Roulin
Area[1]
 • Total24.18 km2 (9.34 sq mi)
Elevation456 m (1,496 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total9,486
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Les Payernois
Postal code1530
SFOS number5822
LocalitiesCorges, Etrabloz, Vers-chez-Perrin, Vers-chez-Savary
Surrounded byBussy (FR), Corcelles-près-Payerne, Cugy (FR), Fétigny (FR), Grandcour, Montagny (FR), Morens (FR), Rueyres-les-Prés (FR), Torny (FR), Trey
Twin townsParay-le-Monial (France)
Websitewww.payerne.ch
Profile (French), SFSO statistics

Payerne is a municipality of the Swiss canton of Vaud. It was the capital of the district of Payerne, and is now part of the district of Broye-Vully.

References[change | change source]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2017