Plaffeien

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Plaffeien
Plaffeien
Plaffeien
Coat of arms of Plaffeien
Coat of arms
Location of Plaffeien
Plaffeien is located in Switzerland
Plaffeien
Plaffeien
Plaffeien is located in Canton of Fribourg
Plaffeien
Plaffeien
Coordinates: 46°44′N 7°17′E / 46.733°N 7.283°E / 46.733; 7.283Coordinates: 46°44′N 7°17′E / 46.733°N 7.283°E / 46.733; 7.283
CountrySwitzerland
CantonFribourg
DistrictSense
Government
 • MayorGemeindeammann
Area
 • Total59.37 km2 (22.92 sq mi)
Elevation
856 m (2,808 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total3,594
 • Density61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Postal code
1716
SFOS number2299
LocalitiesRufenen, Rütti, Schwarzsee, Zollhaus, Plötscha, Ried, Oberschrot, Zumholz
Surrounded byBoltigen (BE), Cerniat, Charmey, Guggisberg (BE), Jaun, Oberschrot, Oberwil im Simmental (BE), Plasselb, Zumholz
Twin townsKasterlee (Belgium)
Websitewww.plaffeien.ch
SFSO statistics

Plaffeien (French: Planfayon) is a municipality of the district of Sense in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. On 1 January 2017 the former municipalities of Oberschrot and Zumholz merged into the municipality of Plaffeien.[3]

It is the third-largest municipality in the canton of Fribourg.

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.
  3. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz (German) accessed 10 January 2017

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