Villeneuve, Aosta Valley

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Villeneuve

Veullanoua
Comune di Villeneuve
Commune de Villeneuve
Coat of arms of Villeneuve
Coat of arms
Location of Villeneuve
Villeneuve is located in Italy
Villeneuve
Villeneuve
Location of Villeneuve in Italy
Villeneuve is located in Aosta Valley
Villeneuve
Villeneuve
Villeneuve (Aosta Valley)
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
CountryItaly
RegionAosta Valley
Provincenone
FrazioniBalmet, 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
 • MayorRoberta Quattrocchio
Area
 • Total8.8 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Elevation
670 m (2,200 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,275
 • Density140/km2 (380/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Villeneuvois
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
11018
Dialing code0165
Patron saintSaint Blaise
Saint dayFebruary 3
WebsiteOfficial website

Villeneuve (Valdôtain: Veullanoua) 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. Nearby lie the ruins of the medieval castle, Châtel-Argent.

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Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Villeneuve is twinned with:

External links[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.