Avise

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Avise
Comune
Comune di Avise
Commune d'Avise
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Coat of arms
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Avise
Location of Avise in Italy
Coordinates: 45°42′31.32″N7°8′25.80″E / 45.7087000°N 7.1405000°E / 45.7087000; 7.1405000 Coordinates: 45°42′31.32″N7°8′25.80″E / 45.7087000°N 7.1405000°E / 45.7087000; 7.1405000
Country Italy
Region Aosta Valley
Province none
Frazioni Vedun, Coudray, Thomasset, Cerellaz, Charbonnière, Plan, Le Pré, Le Cré, chef-lieu, Runaz, La Clusaz
Area
  Total 52 km2 (20 sq mi)
Elevation 775 m (2,543 ft)
Population (31 December 2006)
  Total 316
  Density 6.1/km2 (16/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Avisani or Avisiens
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code11010
Dialing code 0165
Patron saint Saint Brice
Saint day 13 November
Website Official website
The village with Saint-Brice church (center) and one of its castles : the Blonay castle (right). Village d'Avise - Eglise Saint-Brice et Chateau de Blonay.jpg
The village with Saint-Brice church (center) and one of its castles : the Blonay castle (right).

Avise (Valdôtain: Oveuzo or Aveuzo); is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of northwestern Italy.

Town settlement that is bigger than a village but smaller than a city

A town is a human settlement. Towns are generally larger than villages but smaller than cities, though the criteria to distinguish them vary considerably between different parts of the world.

<i>Comune</i> third-level administrative divisions of the Italian Republic

The comune is a basic administrative division in Italy, roughly equivalent to a township or municipality.

Aosta Valley Autonomous region of Italy

The Aosta Valley is a mountainous autonomous region in northwestern Italy. It is bordered by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France, to the west, Valais, Switzerland, to the north and by the Metropolitan City of Turin in the region of Piedmont, Italy, to the south and east.