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Saignelégier
Coat of arms of Saignelégier
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Jura
District Franches-Montagnes
Area
 • Total 31.64 km2 (12.22 sq mi)
Elevation 978 m (3,209 ft)
Population (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 2,537
 • Density 80.183/km2 (207.67/sq mi)
Postal code 2350
Surrounded by La Chaux-des-Breuleux, Le Bémont, Les Pommerats, Muriaux, Tramelan (BE)

Saignelégier is a municipality in the canton of Jura in Switzerland. It is the seat of the district of Franches-Montagnes.

The bog and nature preserve around étang de la Gruère is found in the municipality.

On 1 January 2009 the former municipalities of Goumois and Les Pommerats merged into the municipality of Saignelégier.

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