Val-de-Ruz (district)

district in Switzerland

Val-de-Ruz District is one of the six districts of the canton of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, consisting of the region of Val de Ruz and the surrounding Jura Mountains. The district capital is the town of Cernier. It has a population of 17,411 (as of 31 December 2017).[1]

Val-de-Ruz District

District du Val-de-Ruz
District
Location of Val-de-Ruz District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Neuchâtel
CapitalCernier
Dissolved1 January 2018
Area
 • Total128.02 km2 (49.43 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total17,411
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities16

MunicipalitiesEdit

Val-de-Ruz has the following municipalities:

Coat of Arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2017)[1]
Area
km²
[2]
  Boudevilliers 764 12.58
  Cernier 2,285 9.11
  Chézard-Saint-Martin 1,819 13.05
  Coffrane 696 6.49
  Dombresson 1,622 12.77
  Engollon 105 2.62
  Fenin-Vilars-Saules 845 6.48
  Fontainemelon 1,633 2.45
  Fontaines 1,111 10.14
  Le Pâquier 212 9.58
  Les Geneveys-sur-Coffrane 1,611 7.86
  Les Hauts-Geneveys 921 7.95
  Montmollin 620 4.06
  Savagnier 1,220 8.55
  Valangin 504 3.76
  Villiers 497 10.57
Total 17,411 128.02

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 17 September 2018
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office-Land Use Statistics 2009 data (in German) accessed 25 March 2010