Moudon District

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Moudon was a district in the canton of Vaud, Switzerland. The seat of the district was the town of Moudon.

The district consisted of 32 municipalities and had an area of 119.61 km² with a population of 12273 inhabitants (End of 2003).

Mergers and name changes[edit]

  • On 1 January 1961 the municipality of Bercher went to the Echallens District.
  • On 1 September 2006 the municipalities of Boulens, Chapelle-sur-Moudon, Correvon, Denezy, Martherenges, Montaubion-Chardonney, Neyruz-sur-Moudon, Ogens, Peyres-Possens, Saint-Cierges, Sottens and Thierrens came from the District de Moudon to join the Gros-de-Vaud District.
  • On 1 September 2006 the municipalities of Brenles, Bussy-sur-Moudon, Chavannes-sur-Moudon, Chesalles-sur-Moudon, Cremin, Dompierre, Forel-sur-Lucens, Hermenches, Lovatens, Lucens, Moudon, Oulens-sur-Lucens, Prévonloup and Rossenge, Sarzens,Syens, Villars-le-Comte, Villars-Mendraz and Vucherens came from the District de Moudon to join the Broye-Vully District.[1]

Municipalities[edit]

District of Moudon
Municipalities of the district of Moudon
Cercle de Lucens
Municipality Inhabitants (2003-12-31) Area in km²
Brenles 165 3.85
Chesalles-sur-Moudon 161 1.65
Cremin 54 1.63
Curtilles 282 4.94
Denezy 128 3.79
Dompierre 250 3.22
Forel-sur-Lucens 144 2.84
Lovatens 149 3.45
Lucens 2157 6.27
Neyruz-sur-Moudon 135 3.52
Oulens-sur-Lucens 51 1.59
Prévonloup 122 1.84
Sarzens 58 1.45
Villars-le-Comte 129 4.22
Cercle de Moudon
Municipality Inhabitants (2003-12-31) Area in km²
Bussy-sur-Moudon 191 3.09
Chavannes-sur-Moudon 205 5.15
Hermenches 291 4.76
Moudon 4308 15.68
Rossenges 60 1.08
Syens 141 2.53
Vucherens 469 3.26
Cercle de Saint-Cierges
Municipality Inhabitants (2003-12-31) Area in km²
Boulens 229 3.45
Chapelle-sur-Moudon 340 4.63
Correvon 98 2.24
Martherenges 66 0.83
Montaubion-Chardonney 75 2.09
Ogens 256 3.41
Peyres-Possens 128 1.91
Saint-Cierges 435 6.44
Sottens 220 4.53
Thierrens 593 8.72
Villars-Mendraz 183 1.55

References[edit]

Coordinates: 46°40′N 6°48′E / 46.667°N 6.800°E / 46.667; 6.800