Charmey

former municipality of Switzerland

Charmey is a former municipality of the district Gruyère in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. On 1 January 2014 the former municipalities of Charmey and Cerniat merged into the new municipality of Val-de-Charmey.[1]

Charmey
Charmey
Charmey
Coat of arms of Charmey
Coat of arms
Location of Charmey
Charmey is located in Switzerland
Charmey
Charmey
Charmey is located in Canton of Fribourg
Charmey
Charmey
Coordinates: 46°37′N 7°10′E / 46.617°N 7.167°E / 46.617; 7.167Coordinates: 46°37′N 7°10′E / 46.617°N 7.167°E / 46.617; 7.167
CountrySwitzerland
CantonFribourg
DistrictGruyère
Area
 • Total78.44 km2 (30.29 sq mi)
Elevation
887 m (2,910 ft)
Highest elevation
2,389 m (7,838 ft)
Lowest elevation
800 m (2,600 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2011)
 • Total1,852
 • Density24/km2 (61/sq mi)
Postal code
1637
SFOS number2127
Surrounded byBas-Intyamon, Broc, Cerniat, Château-d'Œx (VD), Crésuz, Grandvillard, Gruyères, Jaun, Plaffeien, Rougemont (VD), Saanen (BE)
Twin townsOrphin (France)
Websitewww.val-de-charmey.ch
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

  1. Nomenklaturen – Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz Archived 2015-11-13 at the Wayback Machine (German) accessed 13 December 2014