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Avenches
Avenches
Avenches
Coat of arms of Avenches
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Country Switzerland
Canton Vaud
District Broye-Vully
Area
 • Total 17.56 km2 (6.78 sq mi)
Elevation
480 m (1,570 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 4,110
 • Density 234.1/km2 (606.2/sq mi)
Postal code
1580 Avenches
1582 Donatyre
Localities Avenches, Donatyre, Oleyres
Surrounded by Belmont-Broye (FR), Courtepin (FR), Faoug, Misery-Courtion (FR), Saint-Aubin (FR), Vully-les-Lacs

Avenches is a Swiss municipality in the canton of Vaud, in Broye-Vully. It was created on 1 September 2006 the village of Donatyre merged into Avenches and on 1 July 2011 the former municipality of Oleyres merged into Avenches.

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