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Coat of arms of Yverdon-les-Bains
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Country Switzerland
Canton Vaud
District Jura-Nord vaudois
 • Total 11.28 km2 (4.36 sq mi)
Elevation 435 m (1,427 ft)
Population (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 29,700
 • Density 2,633/km2 (6,819/sq mi)
Postal code 1400
Surrounded by Belmont-sur-Yverdon, Cheseaux-Noréaz, Cuarny, Ependes, Grandson, Gressy, Montagny-près-Yverdon, Pomy, Treycovagnes
Twin towns Nogent-sur-Marne (France), Winterthur (Switzerland), Prokuplje (Serbia), Kagamino (Japan), Pontarlier (France), Collesano (Italy)

Yverdon-les-Bains (French pronunciation: [ivɛʁdɔ̃lebɛ̃]) is a municipality in Jura-Nord vaudois in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. It is the capital of the district. As of 31 December 2015, 29,700 people lived in Yverdon-les-Bains. It was called Eburodunum and Ebredunum during the Roman era.

Yverdon-les-Bains won Wakker Prize in 2009 for the way the city handled and developed the public areas and connected the old city with Lake Neuchâtel.

The former municipality Gressy became part of Yverdon-les-Bains on 1 July 2011.

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