Ayent

municipality in Switzerland

Ayent is a municipality of the district Hérens in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

Ayent
Coat of arms of Ayent
Location of Ayent
Ayent is located in Switzerland
Ayent
Ayent
Ayent is located in Canton of Valais
Ayent
Ayent
Coordinates: 46°17′N 7°24′E / 46.283°N 7.400°E / 46.283; 7.400Coordinates: 46°17′N 7°24′E / 46.283°N 7.400°E / 46.283; 7.400
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictHérens
Area
 • Total55.0 km2 (21.2 sq mi)
Elevation
967 m (3,173 ft)
Highest elevation3,247 m (10,653 ft)
Lowest elevation
(hameau de la Maya)
508 m (1,667 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,059
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
1966
SFOS number6082
LocalitiesBotyre, Luc, Saxonne, La Place, Blignou, Fortunoz, Saint-Romain, Signèse, Villa, Argnou, Anzère
Surrounded byArbaz, Grimisuat, Icogne, Lauenen (BE), Lenk im Simmental (BE), Saint-Léonard, Savièse, Sion
Twin townsSaint-Brévin-les-Pins (France)
Websitewww.ayent.ch
SFSO statistics
Ayent

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  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.