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St. Moritz

resort town in the Engadine valley in Switzerland

Saint Moritz (French: Saint-Moritz; German: Sankt Moritz; Italian: San Maurizio) is a ski resort in the Engadine valley in Switzerland. The Olympic Winter Games were held here in 1928 and 1948.

St. Moritz
View of St. Moritz and the surrounding mountains from the hiking trail to Muottas da Schlarigna (Celerina)
View of St. Moritz and the surrounding mountains from the hiking trail to Muottas da Schlarigna (Celerina)
Coat of arms of St. Moritz
Coat of arms
Location of St. Moritz
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGraubünden
DistrictMaloja
Area
 • Total28.69 km2 (11.08 sq mi)
Elevation
1,822 m (5,978 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,928
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Postal code
7500
SFOS number3787
LocalitiesChampfèr
Surrounded byBever, Celerina/Schlarigna, Samedan, Silvaplana
Twin townsBariloche (Argentina), Kutchan (Japan), Vail (USA)
Websitewww.stmoritz.ch
SFSO statistics
Saint Moritz in February 2007

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.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to St. Moritz at Wikimedia Commons