Jaun

municipality in Switzerland

Jaun (French: Bellegarde) is a municipality of the district of Gruyère in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. It is the only German-speaking municipality in Gruyère.

Jaun
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Coat of arms of Jaun
Coat of arms
Location of Jaun
Jaun is located in Switzerland
Jaun
Jaun
Jaun is located in Canton of Fribourg
Jaun
Jaun
Coordinates: 46°37′N 7°16′E / 46.617°N 7.267°E / 46.617; 7.267Coordinates: 46°37′N 7°16′E / 46.617°N 7.267°E / 46.617; 7.267
CountrySwitzerland
CantonFribourg
DistrictGruyère
Government
 • MayorSyndic
Jean-Claude Schuwey
Area
 • Total55.24 km2 (21.33 sq mi)
Elevation
1,015 m (3,330 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total644
 • Density12/km2 (30/sq mi)
Postal code
1656
SFOS number2138
LocalitiesJaun, Im Fang, Kapellboden, Weibelsried, Zur Eich
Surrounded byVal-de-Charmey, Plaffeien, Saanen (BE), Boltigen (BE)
Websitewww.jaun.ch
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

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