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Val-de-Travers, fusion and figures

Val-de-Travers is a municipality of Neuchâtel belonging to the district of the same name. The district of the Val-de-Travers is also composed of two other municipalities, those of the Verrières and Côte-aux-Fées. The community of the Val-de-Travers is made up of nine villages that were independent up until the 31st of December 2008.

Bienvenue au Val-de-Travers

The previous municipalities of Môtiers, Couvet, Travers, Noiraigue, Boveresse, Fleurier, Buttes, St-Sulpice and the Bayards merged on the 1st January 2009 to form the Municipality of the Val-de-Travers.

Cortège du 800ème de Travers

Population on the 31st of December 2016

Our municipality has 10'954 inhabitants.

Forêt du Val-de-Travers

Surface Area

  • total : 12'494 ha
  • forest : 6'372 ha
  • farmland : 5'315 ha
  • housing, infrastructures : 725 ha
Vue depuis Buttes - la Robella

Altitude

  • Minimum  : 692 meters (Noiraigue).
  • Maximum : 1'435 meters (Buttes).
Vue sur Couvet

Geography- neighboring municipalities

To the souht: Sainte-Croix, Fiez, Fontaines-sur-Grandson, Mauborget, Tévenon, Provence et Gorgier.
To the east : Boudry, Brot-Dessous et Brot-Plamboz.
To the north : Les Ponts-de-Martel, La Brévine, Hauterive-la-Fresse (F) et Les Alliés (F).
To the west : Les Verrières et La Côte-aux-Fées.

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