Cully, Vaud

former municipality in the Swiss canton of Vaud

Cully was a municipality in the Swiss canton of Vaud. It was the capital of the district of Lavaux until 2006 when it became part of the district of Lavaux-Oron. It is on Lake Geneva.

Cully
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Coat of arms of Cully
Coat of arms
Location of Cully
Cully is located in Switzerland
Cully
Cully
Cully is located in Canton of Vaud
Cully
Cully
Coordinates: 46°29′N 6°43′E / 46.483°N 6.717°E / 46.483; 6.717Coordinates: 46°29′N 6°43′E / 46.483°N 6.717°E / 46.483; 6.717
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictLavaux-Oron
Area
 • Total2.38 km2 (0.92 sq mi)
Elevation
374 m (1,227 ft)
Population
 (2009)
 • Total1,752
 • Density740/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Les Culliérans
Postal code
1096
SFOS number5602
LocalitiesTreytorrens (Lavaux)
Surrounded byForel (Lavaux), Riex, Epesses, Grandvaux
Websitewww.cully.ch
Profile (French), SFSO statistics

On 1 July 2011 the municipalities of Cully, Epesses, Grandvaux, Riex and Villette (Lavaux) joined together to become one new municipality, Bourg-en-Lavaux.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 17 February 2011

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