St. Moritz

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St. Moritz
View of St. Moritz and the surrounding mountains from the hiking trail to Muottas da Schlarigna (Celerina)
View of St. Moritz and the surrounding mountains from the hiking trail to Muottas da Schlarigna (Celerina)
Coat of arms of St. Moritz
Location of St. Moritz
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGraubünden
DistrictMaloja
Area
 • Total28.69 km2 (11.08 sq mi)
Elevation
1,822 m (5,978 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,928
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
7500
SFOS number3787
LocalitiesChampfèr
Surrounded byBever, Celerina/Schlarigna, Samedan, Silvaplana
Twin townsBariloche (Argentina), Kutchan (Japan), Vail (USA)
Websitewww.stmoritz.ch
SFSO statistics
Saint Moritz in February 2007

St. Moritz (French: Saint-Moritz; German: Sankt Moritz; Italian: San Maurizio) is a ski resort in the Engadine valley in Switzerland. The Olympic Winter Games were held here in 1928 and 1948.

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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