Saint-Christophe, Aosta Valley

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Saint-Christophe

Sèn-Crétoublo
Comune di Saint-Christophe
Commune de Saint-Christophe
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Saint-Christophe, Aosta Valley
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Saint-Christophe
Location of Saint-Christophe in Italy
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Saint-Christophe
Saint-Christophe (Aosta Valley)
Coordinates: 45°45′N7°21′E / 45.750°N 7.350°E / 45.750; 7.350
Country Italy
Region Aosta Valley
Province none
Frazioni Angelin, Bagnère, Chabloz, Champapon, Champ-d'Hône, Château d'Entrèves, Chef-Lieu, Clappey, Cognon, Cort, Coutateppaz, La Crétaz, La Croix-Noire, Fontanalle, Gérardin, Gevé, Grand-Chemin, Grande-Charrière, Léméryaz, Loups, Maillod, Méladière, Meysettaz, Nicolin, Olleyes, Ollignan, Pallein, Pin, Prévot, Rouye, Senin, Sorreley, Thuvex,
Government
  MayorPaolo Cheney
Area
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  Total14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation
619 m (2,031 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2010) [2]
  Total3,285
  Density230/km2 (610/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Saint-christopherins, Crétoublains
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
11020
Dialing code 0165
Website Official website

Saint-Christophe (Valdôtain: Sèn-Crétoublo) is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley. It is located east of Aosta, on the left shore of the Dora Baltea.

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Places of interest

The Passerin d'Entrèves castle is located in this commune.

The Bridge of Grand Arvou is in the Aosta commune nearby.

Transport

Aosta Airport is located in Saint-Christophe. Air Vallée had its head office on the grounds of Aosta Airport. [3]

Twinnings

See also

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References

  1. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. Population data from Istat
  3. "World Airline Directory." Flight International . 20–26 March 2001. 72.

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