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Ayer
Coat of arms of Ayer
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Valais
District Sierre
Area
 • Total 119.1 km2 (46.0 sq mi)
Elevation
1,476 m (4,843 ft)
Population
 • Total 668
 • Density 5.609/km2 (14.527/sq mi)
Postal code
3961
Localities Zinal
Surrounded by Evolène, Grimentz, Oberems, Randa, Saint-Jean, Saint-Luc, Täsch, Vissoie, Zermatt
Twin towns Montferrier-sur-Lez (France)

Ayer is a village and former municipality in the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

On 1 January 2009 the former municipalities of Ayer, Chandolin, Grimentz, Saint-Jean, Saint-Luc and Vissoie merged into the new municipality of Anniviers.

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Main street of Ayer, seeing direction to Besso
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