Pont-Saint-Martin, Aosta Valley

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Pont-Saint-Martin
Comune di Pont-Saint-Martin
Commune de Pont-Saint-Martin
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Ruined castle of Pont-Saint-Martin.
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Location of Pont-Saint-Martin in Italy
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Pont-Saint-Martin
Pont-Saint-Martin (Aosta Valley)
Coordinates: 45°36′N7°48′E / 45.600°N 7.800°E / 45.600; 7.800
Country Italy
Region Aosta Valley
Province none
Government
  MayorMarco Sucquet
Area
[1]
  Total6 km2 (2 sq mi)
Elevation
345 m (1,132 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2010) [2]
  Total4,029
  Density670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Ponsammartinesi (Italian); Saint-martinois (French)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
11026
Dialing code 0125
Website Official website

Pont-Saint-Martin (Valdôtain: Pón-Sèn-Marteun or Pón-Sén-Martìn; Walser : Martinstäg or Steg); Piedmontese : Pont San Martìn) is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of northwest Italy.

It is home to the notable Roman bridge of the same name, and to two ruined medieval castles (Castle of Pont-Saint-Martin and Castle of Suzey). The communal territory is crossed by the Dora Baltea river and has its highest peak at the Bec di Nona mountain, elevation 2,085 metres (6,841 ft).

Twin towns



  1. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.

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