Morges

city and municipality in Vaud, Switzerland

Morges is a city in the Swiss canton of Vaud. It is the capital of the district Morges.

Morges
Coat of arms of Morges
Coat of arms
Location of Morges
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictMorges
Government
 • ExecutiveMunicipalité
with 7 members
 • MayorSyndic (list)
Vincent Jaques
(as of March 2014)
 • ParliamentConseil communal
Area
 • Total3.86 km2 (1.49 sq mi)
Elevation
374 m (1,227 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total15,705
 • Density4,100/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Postal code
1110
SFOS number5642
Surrounded byChigny, Echichens, Lonay, Monnaz, Préverenges, Publier (FR-74), Tolochenaz, Vufflens-le-Château
Twin townsVertou (France), Rochefort (Belgium)
Websitewww.morges.ch
Profile (in French), SFSO statistics
Morges Lakefront

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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