Sâles

municipality in Switzerland

Sâles is a municipality of the district Gruyère in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. It was created on 1 January 2001 by the former municipalities of Maules, Romanens, Rueyres-Treyfayes and Sâles (Gruyère) merged to form Sâles.[3]

Sâles
Coat of arms of Sâles
Coat of arms
Location of Sâles
Sâles is located in Switzerland
Sâles
Sâles
Sâles is located in Canton of Fribourg
Sâles
Sâles
Coordinates: 46°38′N 6°58′E / 46.633°N 6.967°E / 46.633; 6.967Coordinates: 46°38′N 6°58′E / 46.633°N 6.967°E / 46.633; 6.967
CountrySwitzerland
CantonFribourg
DistrictGruyère
Government
 • MayorSyndic
Jean-Marc Piguet
Area
 • Total18.78 km2 (7.25 sq mi)
Elevation
825 m (2,707 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,461
 • Density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Sâlois
Postal code
1625
SFOS number2152
LocalitiesMaules, Romanens, Rueyres-Treyfayes, Sâles
Surrounded byGrangettes, La Verrerie, Marsens, Riaz, Semsales, Vaulruz, Vuisternens-devant-Romont
Websitewww.sales.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.
  3. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 19 July 2011