Bischofszell

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Bischofszell
Coat of arms of Bischofszell
Coat of arms
Bischofszell is located in Switzerland
Bischofszell
Coordinates: 47°30′N 9°14′E / 47.5°N 9.233°E / 47.5; 9.233Coordinates: 47°30′N 9°14′E / 47.5°N 9.233°E / 47.5; 9.233
Country Switzerland
Canton Thurgau
District Bischofszell
Area[1]
 • Total 11.62 km2 (4.49 sq mi)
Elevation 506 m (1,660 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[2])
 • Total 5,895
 • Density 507.31/km2 (1,313.9/sq mi)
Postal code 9220
SFOS number 4471
Surrounded by Hauptwil-Gottshaus, Hohentannen, Kradolf-Schönenberg, Niederbüren (SG), Niederhelfenschwil (SG), Waldkirch (SG), Zihlschlacht-Sitterdorf
Twin towns Möhringen, Tuttlingen (Germany), Battaglia Terme (Italy), Waidhofen an der Ybbs (Austria)
Website www.bischofszell.ch
SFSO statistics

Bischofszell is a municipality of the district of Bischofszell in the canton of Thurgau in the country of Switzerland. It has a population of 5,500 people.

The local industry is Bischofszell Konserven (now belonging to Migros, makes jams, fruit juices, various cans, convenience food, among them Anna's Best)).

A picture of the Bischofszell-Rathaus

Other websites[change | change source]


  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016