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Payerne
The towers of the Abbey and the Reformed church above Payerne
The towers of the Abbey and the Reformed church above Payerne
Coat of arms of Payerne
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Vaud
District Payerne
Area
 • Total 24.19 km2 (9.34 sq mi)
Elevation
456 m (1,496 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 9,460
 • Density 391.07/km2 (1,012.9/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Les Payernois
Postal code
1530
Localities Corges, Etrabloz, Vers-chez-Perrin, Vers-chez-Savary
Surrounded by Bussy (FR), Corcelles-près-Payerne, Cugy (FR), Fétigny (FR), Grandcour, Montagny (FR), Morens (FR), Rueyres-les-Prés (FR), Torny (FR), Trey
Twin towns Paray-le-Monial (France)

Payerne is a municipality of the Swiss canton of Vaud. It was the capital of the district of Payerne, and is now part of the district of Broye-Vully.

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