Montana, Switzerland

locality and former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais, Switzerland

Montana was a municipality of the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

Montana
Coat of arms of Montana
Location of Montana
Montana is located in Switzerland
Montana
Montana
Montana is located in Canton of Valais
Montana
Montana
Coordinates: 46°19′N 7°29′E / 46.317°N 7.483°E / 46.317; 7.483Coordinates: 46°19′N 7°29′E / 46.317°N 7.483°E / 46.317; 7.483
CountrySwitzerland
CantonValais
DistrictSierre
Government
 • MayorFrancis Tapparel
Area
 • Total4.9 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Elevation
1,495 m (4,905 ft)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total2,276
 • Density460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
3963
SFOS number6243
Surrounded byChermignon, Lens, Randogne, Sierre
Websitewww.montana.ch
SFSO statistics

It was one of the six municipalities that form the ski resort Crans-Montana (together with Icogne, Lens, Randogne, Mollens and Chermignon).

On 1 January 2017, the former municipalities of Montana, Chermignon, Mollens and Randogne merged into the new municipality of Crans-Montana.

Montana

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.

Other websitesEdit

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