Dombresson

former municipality of Switzerland in Neuchâtel

Dombresson was a municipality of the district 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]

Dombresson
Coat of arms of Dombresson
Coat of arms
Location of Dombresson
Dombresson is located in Switzerland
Dombresson
Dombresson
Dombresson is located in Canton of Neuchâtel
Dombresson
Dombresson
Coordinates: 47°4′N 6°58′E / 47.067°N 6.967°E / 47.067; 6.967Coordinates: 47°4′N 6°58′E / 47.067°N 6.967°E / 47.067; 6.967
CountrySwitzerland
CantonNeuchâtel
DistrictVal-de-Ruz
Area
 • Total12.77 km2 (4.93 sq mi)
Elevation
742 m (2,434 ft)
Population
 (December 2011)
 • Total1,607
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
2056
SFOS number6475
Surrounded byChézard-Saint-Martin, Le Pâquier, Savagnier, Sonvilier (BE), Villiers
Websitewww.dombresson.ch
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

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