Coffrane

former municipality of Switzerland in Neuchâtel

Coffrane was a municipality of the district of Val-de-Ruz in the canton of Neuchâtel in Switzerland. On 1 January 2013 the former municipalities of Boudevilliers, Cernier, Chézard-Saint-Martin, Coffrane, Dombresson, Engollon, Fenin-Vilars-Saules, Fontainemelon, Fontaines, Les Geneveys-sur-Coffrane, Les Hauts-Geneveys, Montmollin, Le Pâquier, Savagnier and Villiers joined together and became the new municipality of Val-de-Ruz.[1]

Coffrane
Coat of arms of Coffrane
Coat of arms
Location of Coffrane
Coffrane is located in Switzerland
Coffrane
Coffrane
Coffrane is located in Canton of Neuchâtel
Coffrane
Coffrane
Coordinates: 47°1′N 6°52′E / 47.017°N 6.867°E / 47.017; 6.867Coordinates: 47°1′N 6°52′E / 47.017°N 6.867°E / 47.017; 6.867
CountrySwitzerland
CantonNeuchâtel
DistrictVal-de-Ruz
Area
 • Total6.49 km2 (2.51 sq mi)
Elevation
803 m (2,635 ft)
Population
 (December 2011)
 • Total695
 • Density110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
2207
SFOS number6474
Surrounded byBoudevilliers, Corcelles-Cormondrèche, La Sagne, Les Geneveys-sur-Coffrane, Montmollin, Peseux, Valangin
Website
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 2 January 2013