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Kippel
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Coat of arms of Kippel
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Valais
District Raron
Area
 • Total 11.66 km2 (4.50 sq mi)
Elevation 1,376 m (4,514 ft)
Population (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 353
 • Density 30.27/km2 (78.41/sq mi)
Postal code 3917

Kippel is a municipality in the district of Raron in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Kippel is first mentioned in 1437 as kypil.

The municipality is located in the Westlich Raron district, in the upper Lötschental valley. It is the largest of the villages of the Lötschental valley.

The entire village of Kippel is designated as part of the Inventory of Swiss Heritage Sites.

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