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Church tower of L'Abbaye
|• Total||31.88 km2 (12.31 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,014 m (3,327 ft)|
(Dec 2015 )
|• Density||44.950/km2 (116.42/sq mi)|
1346 Les Bioux
1342 Le Pont
|Localities||Les Bioux, Le Pont, L'Abbaye|
|Surrounded by||Le Chenit, Le Lieu, L'Isle, Mont-la-Ville, Montricher, Vallorbe, Vaulion|
L'Abbaye is located on the eastern shore of the Lac de Joux at an elevation of between 1,000 m (3,300 ft) and 1,600 m (5,200 ft). It is at the heart of the Vallée de Joux in the Jura. It includes also the villages of Les Bioux and Le Pont.
The municipality was part of the La Vallée District until it was dissolved on 31 August 2006, and L'Abbaye became part of the new district of Jura-Nord vaudois.
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