Saint-Christophe, Aosta Valley

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Saint-Christophe
Comune
Comune di Saint-Christophe
Commune de Saint-Christophe
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Coat of arms of Saint-Christophe
Coat of arms
Saint-Christophe is located in Italy
Saint-Christophe
Saint-Christophe
Location of Saint-Christophe in Italy
Coordinates: 45°45′N 7°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, Sorreley, Thuvex
Government
 • Mayor Paolo Cheney
Area
 • Total 14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 619 m (2,031 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 3,285
 • Density 230/km2 (610/sq mi)
Demonym Saint-christopherins, Crétoublains
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 11020
Dialing code 0165
Website Official website

Saint-Christophe (French for Saint Christopher) is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley. It is located east of Aosta, on the left shore of the Dora Baltea.

Places of interest[edit]

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

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

Transport[edit]

Aosta Airport is located in Saint-Christophe. Air Vallée had its head office on the grounds of Aosta Airport.[2]

Twinnings[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population data from Istat
  2. ^ "World Airline Directory." Flight International. 20-26 March 2001. 72.

External links[edit]

Media related to Saint-Christophe at Wikimedia Commons