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
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGraubünden
DistrictMaloja
Area[1]
 • Total28.69 km2 (11.08 sq mi)
Elevation1,822 m (5,978 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total5,084
 • Density180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Postal code7500
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

Saint 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. 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

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