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Old City of Estavayer-le-Lac
Old City of Estavayer-le-Lac
Country Switzerland
Canton Fribourg
District Broye
 • Total 40.36 km2 (15.58 sq mi)
Lowest elevation 429 m (1,407 ft)
 (Dec 2015)
 • Total 9,262
 • Density 229.48/km2 (594.36/sq mi)
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Surrounded by Les Montets, Cheyres, Payerne (VD), Gorgier (NE), Lully, Saint-Aubin-Sauges (NE), Sévaz, Vaumarcus (NE), Grandcour (VD), Châbles, Chavannes-le-Chêne (VD)

Estavayer is a new municipality of the canton of Fribourg, Switzerland. It is on the south shore of Lake Neuchâtel and is between Yverdon and Bern. It is the capital of the district of Broye. It was created on 1 January 2017 when the former municipalities of Bussy, Estavayer-le-Lac, Morens, Murist, Rueyres-les-Prés, Vernay and Vuissens merged to form Estavayer.

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