Saxon, Switzerland

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Saxon
Coat of arms of Saxon
Location of Saxon
Saxon is located in Switzerland
Saxon
Saxon
Saxon is located in Canton of Valais
Saxon
Saxon
Coordinates: 46°9′N 7°10′E / 46.150°N 7.167°E / 46.150; 7.167Coordinates: 46°9′N 7°10′E / 46.150°N 7.167°E / 46.150; 7.167
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictMartigny
Government
 • MayorLéo Farquet
Area
 • Total23.2 km2 (9.0 sq mi)
Elevation
533 m (1,749 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total5,897
 • Density250/km2 (660/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
1907
SFOS number6141
Surrounded byBagnes, Charrat, Fully, Riddes, Saillon, Vollèges
Twin townsBouliac (France)
Websitewww.saxon.ch
SFSO statistics

Saxon is a municipality of the district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

It is famous as the birthplace of figure skater and choreographer of Stéphane Lambiel.

Saxon

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.

Other websites[change | change source]

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