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Sion
Sion, the valley o the Rhône an the Haut de Cry (2969 m, middle richt front) an the Grand Chavalard (2899 m, on the very left)
Sion, the valley o the Rhône an the Haut de Cry (2969 m, middle richt front) an the Grand Chavalard (2899 m, on the very left)
Coat o airms o Sion
Coat o airms
Sion is locatit in Switzerland
Sion
Sion
Sion is locatit in Canton o Valais
Sion
Sion
Coordinates: 46°14′N 7°22′E / 46.233°N 7.367°E / 46.233; 7.367Coordinates: 46°14′N 7°22′E / 46.233°N 7.367°E / 46.233; 7.367
Kintra Swisserland
Canton Valais
Destrict Sion
Govrenment
 • Executive Conseil municipal
with 15 members
 • Mayor Président (list)
Marcel Maurer FDP/PRD/PLR
(as of February 2014)
 • Parliament Conseil général
with 60 members
Area[1]
 • Total 34.85 km2 (13.46 sq mi)
Elevation 500 m (1,600 ft)
Population (Diz 2015[2])
 • Tot 33,879
 • Density 970/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Postal code 1950
SFOS nummer 6266
Surroondit bi Ayent, Conthey, Grimisuat, Grône, Les Agettes, Nax, Nendaz, Saint-Léonard, Salins, Savièse, Vernamiège, Vex
Website www.sion.ch
SFSO stateestics

Sion (French pronunciation: [sjɔ̃]; German: Sitten pronounced [zɪtən]; Italian: Seduno; Laitin Sedunum) is the caipital o the Swiss canton o Valais an o the destrict o Sion. As o December 2015 it haed a population o 33,879[2] ("Sédunois").

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. 2.0 2.1 Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016