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Ayent

Ayent has an area, as of 2009, of 55.1 square kilometers 21.3 sq mi. Of this area, 10.42 km 2 4.02 sq mi or 18.9% is used for agricultural purposes, while 13.35 km 2 5.15 sq mi or 24.2% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.55 km 2 0.98 sq mi o ...

                                               

Baltschieder

Baltschieder has an area, as of 2011, of 31.4 square kilometers 12.1 sq mi. Of this area, 10.7% is used for agricultural purposes, while 3.3% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 1.1% is settled buildings or roads and 85.0% is unproductive land. ...

                                               

Bister, Switzerland

Bister has an area, as of 2011, of 5.8 square kilometers 2.2 sq mi. Of this area, 18.4% is used for agricultural purposes, while 40.0% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.3% is settled buildings or roads and 41.3% is unproductive land. The mu ...

                                               

Bitsch, Switzerland

Bitsch has an area, as of 2011, of 4.1 square kilometers 1.6 sq mi. Of this area, 22.9% is used for agricultural purposes, while 49.9% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 9.1% is settled buildings or roads and 18.2% is unproductive land. The mu ...

                                               

Bovernier

Bovernier has an area, as of 2011, of 12.9 square kilometers 5.0 sq mi. Of this area, 5.0% is used for agricultural purposes, while 72.1% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 4.3% is settled buildings or roads and 18.5% is unproductive land. The ...

                                               

Burchen

Burchen has an area, as of 2011, of 13.4 square kilometers 5.2 sq mi. Of this area, 25.7% is used for agricultural purposes, while 55.3% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 5.4% is settled buildings or roads and 13.6% is unproductive land. The ...

                                               

Chalais, Switzerland

Chalais has an area, as of 2009, of 24.5 square kilometers 9.5 sq mi. Of this area, 4.65 km 2 1.80 sq mi or 19.0% is used for agricultural purposes, while 16.55 km 2 6.39 sq mi or 67.7% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.07 km 2 0.80 sq mi o ...

                                               

Charrat

Charrat has an area, as of 2011, of 7.6 square kilometers 2.9 sq mi. Of this area, 45.0% is used for agricultural purposes, while 40.1% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 12.0% is settled buildings or roads and 2.9% is unproductive land. The m ...

                                               

Chippis

Chippis has an area, as of 2009, of 2 square kilometers 0.77 sq mi. Of this area, 0.11 km 2 0.042 sq mi or 5.6% is used for agricultural purposes, while 1.17 km 2 0.45 sq mi or 59.1% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.48 km 2 0.19 sq mi or 2 ...

                                               

Collombey-Muraz

Collombey is first mentioned in 1263 as de Columberio. Muraz was mentioned in 1283 as de Mura. But it was a little more than 200 years ago, that its geographical and political configurations as a stand-alone Municipality was finally established. ...

                                               

Collonges, Switzerland

Collonges is first mentioned in 1239 as Colunges. The village of Collonges was built on the site of the former village of Arbignon, which was known as desertum Alpinonis in the 11th and 12th Centuries. Arbignon was probably abandoned due to flood ...

                                               

Dorenaz

Dorenaz has an area, as of 2011, of 12.5 square kilometers 4.8 sq mi. Of this area, 24.3% is used for agricultural purposes, while 60.4% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 3.8% is settled buildings or roads and 11.5% is unproductive land. The ...

                                               

Eggerberg

Eggerberg is a village and municipality in the district of Brig in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Besides the village of Eggerberg, the municipality includes the settlements of Berg, Eggen, Finnen, Muhlackern and Wirmschland.

                                               

Eisten

Eisten has an area, as of 2011, of 38 square kilometers 15 sq mi. Of this area, 9.6% is used for agricultural purposes, while 23.9% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.7% is settled buildings or roads and 65.8% is unproductive land. The munic ...

                                               

Embd

Embd has an area, as of 2011, of 13.4 square kilometers 5.2 sq mi. Of this area, 24.6% is used for agricultural purposes, while 15.2% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 1.5% is settled buildings or roads and 58.7% is unproductive land. The mun ...

                                               

Ergisch

Ergisch has an area, as of 2011, of 29.8 square kilometers 11.5 sq mi. Of this area, 20.9% is used for agricultural purposes, while 38.0% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.9% is settled buildings or roads and 40.1% is unproductive land. The ...

                                               

Evionnaz

Evionnaz has an area, as of 2011, of 48 square kilometers 19 sq mi. Of this area, 12.2% is used for agricultural purposes, while 19.0% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.0% is settled buildings or roads and 66.8% is unproductive land. The mu ...

                                               

Ferden

Ferden is a municipality in the district of Raron in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Besides the village of Ferden itself, the municipality includes the hamlet of Goppenstein, and the alpine settlements of Faldum, Resti and Kummen.

                                               

Fieschertal

Fieschertal is a village and municipality in the district of Goms in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Besides the village of Fieschertal, the municipality includes the nearby hamlets of Wichul, Zer Flie and Wirbul.

                                               

Finhaut

Finhaut has an area, as of 2011, of 22.8 square kilometers 8.8 sq mi. Of this area, 3.2% is used for agricultural purposes, while 26.3% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.6% is settled buildings or roads and 67.8% is unproductive land. The m ...

                                               

Fully

Fully has an area, as of 2011, of 37.8 square kilometers 14.6 sq mi. Of this area, 30.5% is used for agricultural purposes, while 27.7% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 5.7% is settled buildings or roads and 36.2% is unproductive land. It is ...

                                               

Gampel-Bratsch

Gampel-Bratsch is a municipality in the district of Leuk in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It was formed on January 1, 2009. The voters of the municipalities of Gampel and Bratsch decided to merge on January 20, 2008.

                                               

Grengiols

Grengiols is first mentioned in 1052 as Graneirolis. In 1228 it was mentioned as Griniruel and in 1297 as Graniols. The name probably comes from the Latin word graneirolas meaning a small granary.

                                               

Grimisuat

Grimisuat is first mentioned around 1001-1100 as Grimisoch. The municipality was formerly known by its unknown name Grimslen, however, that name is no longer used.

                                               

Grone

Grone is first mentioned around 1001-1100 as in Gruona. The municipality was formerly known by its German name Grun, however, that name is no longer used.

                                               

Guttet-Feschel

Guttet-Feschel is a municipality in the district of Leuk in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It was formed from the union of the municipalities of Guttet and Feschel in 2000.

                                               

Icogne

Icogne has an area, as of 2009, of 24.8 square kilometers 9.6 sq mi. Of this area, 3.6 km 2 1.4 sq mi or 14.5% is used for agricultural purposes, while 7.7 km 2 3.0 sq mi or 31.0% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.61 km 2 0.24 sq mi or 2.5% ...

                                               

Inden, Switzerland

Inden has an area, as of 2009, of 9.9 square kilometers 3.8 sq mi. Of this area, 0.84 km 2 0.32 sq mi or 8.5% is used for agricultural purposes, while 2.92 km 2 1.13 sq mi or 29.6% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.27 km 2 0.10 sq mi or 2.7 ...

                                               

Iserables

Iserables has an area, as of 2011, of 15.3 square kilometers 5.9 sq mi. Of this area, 22.1% is used for agricultural purposes, while 50.4% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.7% is settled buildings or roads and 24.8% is unproductive land. Th ...

                                               

Kippel

Kippel has an area, as of 2009, of 11.7 square kilometers 4.5 sq mi. Of this area, 2.73 km 2 1.05 sq mi or 23.4% is used for agricultural purposes, while 4.12 km 2 1.59 sq mi or 35.3% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.2 km 2 0.077 sq mi or ...

                                               

Lalden

Lalden has an area, as of 2011, of 1.3 square kilometers 0.50 sq mi. Of this area, 40.5% is used for agricultural purposes, while 16.7% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 26.2% is settled buildings or roads and 16.7% is unproductive land. The ...

                                               

Lax, Switzerland

Lax is first mentioned in 1295 as Lacx. Lax is next documented as a community named Zend Goms Lax in 1308. The first division of irrigation was in 1347, the current system feeds seven farms around the small town. The first local regulations date ...

                                               

Lens, Switzerland

Lens has an area, as of 2009, of 13.9 square kilometers 5.4 sq mi. Of this area, 5.07 km 2 1.96 sq mi or 36.4% is used for agricultural purposes, while 5.48 km 2 2.12 sq mi or 39.4% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.74 km 2 1.06 sq mi or 19 ...

                                               

Martigny-Combe

Martigny-Combe has an area, as of 2011, of 37.7 square kilometers 14.6 sq mi. Of this area, 15.5% is used for agricultural purposes, while 63.4% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 3.2% is settled buildings or roads and 17.9% is unproductive la ...

                                               

Miege

Miege has an area, as of 2009, of 2.5 square kilometers 0.97 sq mi. Of this area, 1.13 km 2 0.44 sq mi or 44.7% is used for agricultural purposes, while 0.93 km 2 0.36 sq mi or 36.8% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.43 km 2 0.17 sq mi or 1 ...

                                               

Mont-Noble

Mont-Noble is a municipality in the district of Herens in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It was created on 1 January 2011 through the merger of the municipalities of Mase, Vernamiege and Nax.

                                               

Morel-Filet

Morel-Filet is a municipality in the district of Ostlich Raron in the canton of Valais, Switzerland. It was formed on 1. January 2009 when Morel and Filet were merged.

                                               

Oberems

Oberems has an area, as of 2011, of 84.6 square kilometers 32.7 sq mi. Of this area, 15.3% is used for agricultural purposes, while 13.5% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.4% is settled buildings or roads and 70.8% is unproductive land. The ...

                                               

Obergoms

Obergoms is the upper part of the Goms and a municipality in the district of Goms in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It was formed on 1 January 2009 when the three municipalities Ulrichen, Obergesteln and Oberwald merged.

                                               

Port-Valais

Port-Valais is first mentioned in 1180 as ad porvalesium. The municipality was formerly known by its German name Portwallis, however, that name is no longer used.

                                               

Randa, Switzerland

Randa is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It is located between the Weisshorn and the Dom in the Matter Valley. The village is accessible by road and rail, and it has a campsite which offers a taxi se ...

                                               

Riddes

Riddes has an area, as of 2011, of 23.9 square kilometers 9.2 sq mi. Of this area, 37.4% is used for agricultural purposes, while 37.1% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 9.1% is settled buildings or roads and 16.4% is unproductive land. The m ...

                                               

Ried-Brig

Ried-Brig has an area, as of 2011, of 47.5 square kilometers 18.3 sq mi. Of this area, 19.0% is used for agricultural purposes, while 30.7% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.7% is settled buildings or roads and 47.6% is unproductive land. T ...

                                               

Saint-Martin, Valais

Saint-Martin has an area, as of 2011, of 37 square kilometers 14 sq mi. Of this area, 33.0% is used for agricultural purposes, while 42.9% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.4% is settled buildings or roads and 21.8% is unproductive land. Th ...

                                               

St. Niklaus, Switzerland

St. Niklaus is a village and a municipality in the Mattertal, part of the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. See Saint Nicholas disambiguation for disambiguation.

                                               

Saas-Almagell

Saas-Almagell is first mentioned in 1291 as Armenzello. In 1307 it was mentioned as Almenkel. The village, at the upper end Saastal, was relatively isolated for most of its history. The road for motor vehicles was completed in 1948, while the vil ...

                                               

Saviese

Saviese is first mentioned in 1200 as Saviesi. In 1224 it was mentioned as Savisia. The municipality was formerly known by its German name Safiesch, however, that name is no longer used.

                                               

Saxon, Switzerland

Saxon has an area, as of 2011, of 23.2 square kilometers 9.0 sq mi. Of this area, 31.9% is used for agricultural purposes, while 50.6% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 9.3% is settled buildings or roads and 8.1% is unproductive land. The mun ...

                                               

Staldenried

Staldenried has an area, as of 2011, of 14.3 square kilometers 5.5 sq mi. Of this area, 23.1% is used for agricultural purposes, while 42.9% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 2.2% is settled buildings or roads and 31.7% is unproductive land. ...

                                               

Tasch

Tasch is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It is located about 5 km north of Zermatt. The local language is Swiss German.