Villeneuve, Aosta Valley

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Villeneuve
Comune
Comune di Villeneuve
Commune de Villeneuve
Coat of arms of Villeneuve
Coat of arms
Villeneuve is located in Italy
Villeneuve
Villeneuve
Location of Villeneuve in Italy
Coordinates: 45°42′09″N 07°12′27″E / 45.70250°N 7.20750°E / 45.70250; 7.20750Coordinates: 45°42′09″N 07°12′27″E / 45.70250°N 7.20750°E / 45.70250; 7.20750
Country Italy
Region Aosta Valley
Province none
Frazioni Balmet, Bertolaz, Bruillen, Champagne, Champagnole, Champleval, Champlong-Dessus, Champlong-Martignon, Champlong-Rosaire, Champlong-Vaillon, Champrotard, Chavonne, La Cloutraz, La Côte, La Crête, Croix-Blanche, Cumiod, Montovert, Peranche, Saburey, Saint-Roch, Trépont, Véreytaz
Government
 • Mayor Roberta Quattrocchio
Area
 • Total 8 km2 (3 sq mi)
Elevation 670 m (2,200 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 1,215
 • Density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Demonym Villeneuvois
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 11018
Dialing code 0165
Patron saint Saint Blaise
Saint day February 3
Website Official website

Villeneuve is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of northwestern Italy. It lies on the Dora Baltea, a fast flowing river popular for white-water rafting, and some 10 kilometres (6 mi) west of Aosta on the road to Courmayeur and the Mont Blanc Tunnel. It is the gate of Gran Paradiso National Park the oldest Italian national park.

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