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Obersaxen

municipality in Switzerland

Obersaxen (Romansh: Sursaissa) is a former municipality of the district of Surselva in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland.

Obersaxen
Coat of arms of Obersaxen
Coat of arms
Location of Obersaxen
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGraubünden
DistrictSurselva
Area
 • Total61.77 km2 (23.85 sq mi)
Elevation
(Meierhof)
1,281 m (4,203 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2014)
 • Total838
 • Density14/km2 (35/sq mi)
Postal code
7134
SFOS number3612
LocalitiesPlatenga, Affeier, Egga, Misanenga, Miraniga, Meierhof, Giraniga, St. Joseph, Tschappina, St. Martin
Surrounded byBreil/Brigels, Degen, Flond, Lumbrein, Rueun, Sumvitg, Surcuolm, Trun, Vella, Vignogn, Waltensburg/Vuorz
Websitewww.gemeinde-obersaxen.ch
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On 1 January 2016 the former municipalities of Obersaxen and Mundaun merged into the new municipality of Obersaxen Mundaun.

Obersaxen

VillagesEdit

Platenga, Affeier, Egga, Misanenga, Miraniga, Meierhof, Giraniga, St. Joseph, Tschappina and St. Martin.

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