Riex

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Riex
Vineyards near Riex village
Vineyards near Riex village
Coat of arms of Riex
Coat of arms
Location of Riex
Riex is located in Switzerland
Riex
Riex
Riex is located in Canton of Vaud
Riex
Riex
Coordinates: 46°29′N 6°44′E / 46.483°N 6.733°E / 46.483; 6.733Coordinates: 46°29′N 6°44′E / 46.483°N 6.733°E / 46.483; 6.733
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictLavaux-Oron
Area
 • Total1.37 km2 (0.53 sq mi)
Elevation
437 m (1,434 ft)
Population
 (2009)
 • Total290
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
SFOS number5608
Surrounded byCully, Epesses, Forel (Lavaux)
Websitewww.riex.ch
Profile (French), SFSO statistics

Riex was a municipality in Lavaux-Oron in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. On 1 July 2011 the municipalities Cully, Epesses, Grandvaux, Riex and Villette (Lavaux) joined together to become the new municipality called Bourg-en-Lavaux.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 17 February 2011

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