Villnöß (Italian: Funes; Ladin: Funès) is a comune (municipality) in Sooth Tyrol in northren Italy, locatit aboot 30 kilometre (19 mi) northeast o the ceety o Bolzano.

Gemeinde Villnöß
Comune di Funes
Coat of airms o Villnöß
Coat airms
Villnöß is located in Italy
Location o Villnöß in Italy
Coordinates: 46°39′N 11°41′E / 46.650°N 11.683°E / 46.650; 11.683Coordinates: 46°39′N 11°41′E / 46.650°N 11.683°E / 46.650; 11.683
RegionTrentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
ProvinceSooth Tyrol (BZ)
FrazioniKoll (Colle), St. Jakob (San Giacomo), St. Magdalena (Santa Maddalena), St. Peter (San Pietro), St. Valentin (San Valentino) an Teis (Tiso)
 • MayorRobert Messner
 • Total81.2 km2 (31.4 sq mi)
1132 m (3,714 ft)
 (Nov 2010)
 • Total2,552
 • Density31/km2 (81/sq mi)
Demonym(s)German: Villnößer
Italian: funesini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Diallin code0472
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

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As o 30 November 2010, it haed a population o 2,552 an a aurie o 81.2 square kilometre (31.4 sq mi).[1]

The municipality o Villnöß conteens the frazioni (subdiveesions, mainly veelages an hamlets) Koll (Colle), St. Jakob (San Giacomo), St. Magdalena (Santa Maddalena), St. Peter (San Pietro), St. Valentin (San Valentino) an Teis (Tiso).

Villnöß borders the follaein municipalities: Brixen, Klausen, Lajen, Urtijëi, San Martin de Tor, Santa Cristina Gherdëina an Feldthurns.

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Coat-o-airms eedit

The emblem represents three piles o argent on azure, the three peaks seembolize the Odle Group in the heid tae the Valley o Funes. The emblem wis adoptit in 1967.[2]

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Accordin tae the 2011 census, 97.69% o the population speak German, 1.99% Italian an 0.32% Ladin as first leid.[3]

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References eedit

  1. Aw demographics an ither statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. "Heraldry of the World: Villnöß". Archived frae the original on 6 August 2011. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  3. "Volkszählung 2011/Censimento della popolazione 2011". astat info. Provincial Statistics Institute of the Autonomous Province of South Tyrol (38): 6–7. Juin 2012. Retrieved 14 Juin 2012.

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