Pont-Saint-Martin, Aosta Valley

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Pont-Saint-Martin
Comune di Pont-Saint-Martin
Commune de Pont-Saint-Martin
Ruined castle of Pont-Saint-Martin.
Ruined castle of Pont-Saint-Martin.
Coat of arms of Pont-Saint-Martin
Coat of arms
Location of Pont-Saint-Martin
Pont-Saint-Martin is located in Italy
Pont-Saint-Martin
Pont-Saint-Martin
Location of Pont-Saint-Martin in Italy
Pont-Saint-Martin is located in Aosta Valley
Pont-Saint-Martin
Pont-Saint-Martin
Pont-Saint-Martin (Aosta Valley)
Coordinates: 45°36′N 7°48′E / 45.600°N 7.800°E / 45.600; 7.800
CountryItaly
RegionAosta Valley
Provincenone
Government
 • MayorGuido Yeuillaz
Area
 • Total6 km2 (2 sq mi)
Elevation
345 m (1,132 ft)
Population
(31 December 2010)
 • Total4,029
 • Density670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ponsammartinesi (Italian); Saint-martinois (French)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
11026
Dialing code0125
WebsiteOfficial website

Pont-Saint-Martin (Valdôtain: Pón-Sèn-Marteun or Pón-Sén-Martìn; Walser: Martinstäg or Steg); Piedmontese: Pont San Martìn) is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of northwest Italy.

It is home to the notable Roman bridge of the same name, and to two ruined medieval castles (Castle of Pont-Saint-Martin and Castle of Suzey). The communal territory is crossed by the Dora Baltea river and has its highest peak at the Bec di Nona mountain, elevation 2,085 metres (6,841 ft).

Twin towns[edit]