Grimentz

former municipality of Switzerland in Valais

Grimentz is a village and former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

Grimentz
Coat of arms of Grimentz
Coat of arms
Location of Grimentz
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictSierre
Area
 • Total584 km2 (225 sq mi)
Elevation
1,553 m (5,095 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2007)
 • Total475
 • Density0.81/km2 (2.1/sq mi)
Postal code
3961
SFOS number6237
Surrounded byAyer, Evolène, Nax, Saint-Jean, Saint-Martin
Websitewww.grimentz.ch
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On 1 January 2009 the former municipalities of Grimentz, Ayer, Chandolin, Saint-Jean, Saint-Luc and Vissoie merged into the new municipality of Anniviers.

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