Horgen (district)

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Horgen District
Bezirk Horgen
District
Country  Switzerland
Canton  Zürich
Capital Horgen
Area
 • Total 104.16 km2 (40.22 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2012)
 • Total 118,462
 • Density 1,137.31/km2 (2,945.61/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 12

Coordinates: 47°14′N 8°36′E / 47.233°N 8.6°E / 47.233; 8.6 Horgen is a district of the Swiss canton of Zürich. Its capital is Horgen.

Municipalities[change | edit source]

Municipality Population
(31 December 2012)[1]
Area, km²
Adliswil 17,997 7.79
Hirzel 2,134 9.68
Horgen-Sihlbrugg Dorfa 19,252 21.07
Hütten 897 7.24
Kilchberg 7,641 2.58
Langnau am Albis 7,223 8.66
Oberrieden 4,965 2.76
Richterswil-Samstagerna 12,825 7.54
Rüschlikon 5,418 2.94
Schönenberg 1,894 11.00
Thalwil 17,309 5.53
Wädenswil 20,907 17.37
Total 118,462 104.16
^a  Sihlbrugg Dorf and Samstagern are both significant villages that are not independent municipalities.

Sources[change | edit source]

  1. Canton of Zurich Statistical Office (German) accessed 1 May 2013