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Leytron Coat of Arms
State : SwitzerlandSwitzerland Switzerland
Canton : Canton of ValaisCanton of Valais Valais (VS)
District : Martigny
BFS no. : 6135i1 f3 f4
Postal code : 1912
Coordinates : 582 281  /  115141 coordinates: 46 ° 11 '15 "  N , 7 ° 12' 33"  O ; CH1903:  582 281  /  115141
Height : 485  m above sea level M.
Height range : 467–3050 m above sea level M.
Area : 26.82  km²
Residents: 3205 (December 31, 2018)
Population density : 120 inhabitants per km²
Website: www.leytron.ch


Location of the municipality
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Leytron is a political municipality and a civil parish in the Martigny district in the French-speaking part of the canton of Valais in Switzerland .

The resort of Ovronnaz , which is known for its winter sports area and thermal baths , belongs to the municipality .


Leytron is located on the north side of the Rhone Valley halfway between Sion and Martigny . The municipality consists of the two villages Leytron and Ovronnaz and the hamlets of Les Moulins, Produit, Montagnon, Les Places, Le Four, Dugny, Morthey and Lui Teise. The neighboring communities of Leytron are Chamoson in the north and east , Riddes in the south-south-east, Saillon in the south , Fully in the west- south- west and north- west, an exclave of Saillon in the north-west and Bex VD in the north-north-west .

Aerial photo (1955)


Population development
year 1798 1850 1900 1950 2000 2010 2012 2014 2016
Residents 421 615 1073 1697 2128 2703 2853 3002 3135



Web links

Commons : Leytron  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Permanent and non-permanent resident population by year, canton, district, municipality, population type and gender (permanent resident population). In: bfs. admin.ch . Federal Statistical Office (FSO), August 31, 2019, accessed on December 22, 2019 .