St. Moritz (German: Sankt Moritz; Italian: San Maurizio; Romansh: Aboot this soondSan Murezzan ) is a resort toun in the Engadine valley in Swisserland. It is a municipality in the destrict o Maloja in the Swiss canton o Graubünden. The heichest summit in the Eastren Alps, the Piz Bernina, lies a few kilometres sooth o the toun. St. Moritz hostit the Winter Olympics in 1928 an 1948. It is a popular destination o the upper class an internaitional Jet Set, as well as ane o the maist expensive ski resorts in the warld.

St. Moritz
View o St. Moritz an the surroondin muntains frae the hikin trail tae Muottas da Schlarigna (Celerina)
View o St. Moritz an the surroondin muntains frae the hikin trail tae Muottas da Schlarigna (Celerina)
Coat of airms o St. Moritz
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Location o St. Moritz
St. Moritz is locatit in Swisserland
St. Moritz
St. Moritz
St. Moritz is locatit in Canton o Graubünden
St. Moritz
St. Moritz
Coordinates: 46°30′N 9°50′E / 46.500°N 9.833°E / 46.500; 9.833Coordinates: 46°30′N 9°50′E / 46.500°N 9.833°E / 46.500; 9.833
KintraSwisserland
CantonGraubünden
DestrictMaloja
Area
 • Total28.69 km2 (11.08 sq mi)
Elevation
1822 m (5,978 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,928
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Postal code
7500
SFOS nummer3787
LocalitiesChampfèr
Surroondit biBever, Celerina/Schlarigna, Samedan, Silvaplana
Twin tounsBariloche (Argentina), Kutchan (Japan), Vail (USA)
Websitewww.stmoritz.ch
SFSO statistics

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  1. a b "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Retrieved 13 Januar 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". 9 Apryle 2019. Retrieved 11 Apryle 2019.