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Oron-le-Châtel
Former municipality of Switzerland
Oron-le-Châtel train station and Oron Castle
Oron-le-Châtel train station and Oron Castle
Coat of arms of Oron-le-Châtel
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Vaud
District Lavaux-Oron
Area
 • Total 1.26 km2 (0.49 sq mi)
Elevation 722 m (2,369 ft)
Population
 • Total 293
 • Density 232.5/km2 (602/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Les Tournesols
Postal code 1608
Surrounded by Chapelle (Glâne) (FR), Chesalles-sur-Oron, Palézieux, Oron-la-Ville

Oron-le-Châtel was a municipality in Lavaux-Oron in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. On 1 January 2012 the municipalities Bussigny-sur-Oron, Châtillens, Chesalles-sur-Oron, Ecoteaux, Oron-la-Ville, Oron-le-Châtel, Palézieux, Les Tavernes, Les Thioleyres and Vuibroye joined together to become the new municipality called Oron.



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