Buochs

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Buochs
Coat of arms of Buochs
Coat of arms
Buochs is located in Switzerland
Buochs
Coordinates: 46°58′N 8°25′E / 46.967°N 8.417°E / 46.967; 8.417Coordinates: 46°58′N 8°25′E / 46.967°N 8.417°E / 46.967; 8.417
Country Switzerland
Canton Nidwalden
District n.a.
Area[1]
 • Total 9.95 km2 (3.84 sq mi)
Elevation 435 m (1,427 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[2])
 • Total 5,433
 • Density 546.0/km2 (1,414.2/sq mi)
Postal code 6374
SFOS number 1502
Surrounded by Beckenried, Ennetbürgen, Gersau (SZ), Oberdorf, Stans
Twin towns Deidesheim (Germany)
Website www.buochs.ch
SFSO statistics

Buochs is a municipality in the canton of Nidwalden in Switzerland.

The main sights of Buochs are the church St. Martin, the Loreto chapel in Ennerberg, a monument of Johann Melchior Wyrsch, and the quay.

Buochs

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  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