Betten

former municipality of Switzerland

Betten is a former municipality in the district of Raron in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. On 1 January 2014 the former municipalities of Betten and Martisberg merged into the new municipality of Bettmeralp.[1]

Betten
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Coat of arms of Betten
Coat of arms
Location of Betten
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictRaron
Area
 • Total26.4 km2 (10.2 sq mi)
Elevation
1,203 m (3,947 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2011)
 • Total420
 • Density16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
3991
SFOS number6171
Surrounded byFiesch, Fieschertal, Filet, Grengiols, Lax, Martisberg, Naters, Riederalp
Websitegemeinde.bettmeralp.ch
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  Media related to Betten at Wikimedia Commons