Champorcher

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Champorcher
Comune
Comune di Champorcher
Commune de Champorcher
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Champorcher
Location of Champorcher in Italy
Coordinates: 45°37′N7°37′E / 45.617°N 7.617°E / 45.617; 7.617
Country Italy
Region Aosta Valley
Frazioni Boussiney, Perrier, Dogier, Dublanc, Salleret, Outre l’éve, Parié, Moulin, L’Écreux, Véranaz, Loré, Vigneroisaz, Vagly, Mellier, Coudreyt, Grand-Rosier, Petit-Rosier, Château, Gontier, Garavet, Byron, Arbussey, Collin, Grand-Mont-Blanc, Petit-Mont-Blanc, Perruchon, Ronchas, Chardonney, Sen-du-Gail, Vignat
Government
  Mayor Celestino Savin
Area
  Total 68 km2 (26 sq mi)
Elevation 1,427 m (4,682 ft)
Population (January 2017)
  Total 394 [1]
Demonym(s) Champorchereins
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code11020
Dialing code 0125
Patron saint Saint Nicholas
Saint day 6 December
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the Castle

Champorcher (Arpitan : Tsamportsé, lit.  'field of Porcius' [2] ) is a comune in the Aosta Valley region of northwestern Italy, the main town in the Champorcher Valley.

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<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.

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References

  1. Bilancio demografico anno 2017 (dati provvisori) Comune: Champorcher, demo.istat.it
  2. A Roman Catholic saint, according to the legend one of the matyrs of the Theban Legion.