Map of South Tyrol with the Burggrafenamt district highlighted in green. The yellow-black stripes mark the geographical area of the valley.
Municipalities of the Burggrafenamt district
The Burggrafenamt (Italian: Burgraviato, German: Burggrafenamt) is a district (German: Bezirksgemeinschaft, Italian: comprensorio) in the western part of the Italian province of South Tyrol. It comprises the part of the Adige river valley between Naturns and Bolzano, and its side valleys Passeier Valley and Ulten Valley.
According to the 2001 census, 78.66% of the population of the valley speak German, 21.06% Italian and 0.28% Ladin as mother language.
The following municipalities are part of the Burggrafenamt district:
- Meran (district capital)
- Moos in Passeier
- St. Leonhard in Passeier
- St. Martin in Passeier
- St. Pankraz
- Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix
Coordinates: 46°41′N 11°09′E / 46.68°N 11.15°E