Monthey, Switzerland facts for kids
|• Total||22.7 km2 (8.8 sq mi)|
|• Density||674.0/km2 (1,746/sq mi)|
|Surrounded by||Bex (VD), Châtel (FR-74), Collombey-Muraz, Massongex, Montriond (FR-74), Ollon (VD), Troistorrents, Val-d'Illiez, Vérossaz|
|Twin towns||Diekirch (Luxembourg), Ivrea (Italy), Tübingen (Germany)|
It has a population is of 15,118 (as of 2004) people (Montheysans). Monthey is located on the west side of the Rhone valley, south to Lake Geneva. Monthey is important to Swiss industry, with many important companies including chemical companies. The city is close to the famous winter sports region, the Portes du Soleil.
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