Val-de-Ruz (district)

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Val-de-Ruz District

District du Val-de-Ruz
District
Location of Val-de-Ruz District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Neuchâtel
CapitalCernier
Dissolved1 January 2018
Area
 • Total128.02 km2 (49.43 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total17,411
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities16

Val-de-Ruz District is one of the six districts of the canton of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, consisting of the region of Val de Ruz and the surrounding Jura Mountains. The district capital is the town of Cernier. It has a population of 17,411 (as of 31 December 2017).[1]

Municipalities[change | change source]

Val-de-Ruz has the following municipalities:

Coat of Arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2017)[1]
Area
km²
[2]
Boudevilliers Boudevilliers 764 12.58
Cernier Cernier 2,285 9.11
Chézard-Saint-Martin Chézard-Saint-Martin 1,819 13.05
Coffrane Coffrane 696 6.49
Dombresson Dombresson 1,622 12.77
Engollon Engollon 105 2.62
Fenin-Vilars-Saules Fenin-Vilars-Saules 845 6.48
Fontainemelon Fontainemelon 1,633 2.45
Fontaines Fontaines 1,111 10.14
Le Pâquier Le Pâquier 212 9.58
Les Geneveys-sur-Coffrane Les Geneveys-sur-Coffrane 1,611 7.86
Les Hauts-Geneveys Les Hauts-Geneveys 921 7.95
Montmollin Montmollin 620 4.06
Savagnier Savagnier 1,220 8.55
Valangin Valangin 504 3.76
Villiers Villiers 497 10.57
Total 17,411 128.02

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 17 September 2018
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office-Land Use Statistics 2009 data (German) accessed 25 March 2010