Ferrera, Switzerland

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Ferrera
Coat of arms of Ferrera
Coat of arms
Location of Ferrera
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGraubünden
DistrictHinterrhein
Area
 • Total75.46 km2 (29.14 sq mi)
Elevation
1,316 m (4,318 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total75
 • Density0.99/km2 (2.6/sq mi)
Postal code
7444
SFOS number3713
LocalitiesInnerferrera, Ausserferrera
Surrounded byAndeer, Avers, Madesimo (IT-SO), Mulegns, Piuro (IT-SO), Pignia, Riom-Parsonz, Salouf, Sufers
Websitewww.ferrera.ch
SFSO statistics

Ferrera is a municipality of the district of Hinterrhein in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland.

History[change | change source]

It was formed on 1 January 2008 through the merger of Ausserferrera and Innerferrera.

Villages[change | change source]

Languages[change | change source]

Languages in Ferrera
Languages Census of 1980 Census of 1990 Census of 2000
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
German 79 69.30% 75 75.76% 90 91.84%
Romansh 33 28.95% 21 21.21% 1 1.02%
Italian 0 0.00% 2 2.02% 3 3.37%
Population 114 100% 99 100% 98 100%
Languages in Ausserferrera
Languages Census of 1980 Census of 1990 Census of 2000
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
German 29 58.00% 28 58.33% 44 93.62%
Romansh 19 38.00% 17 35.42% 1 2.13%
Italian 0 0.00% 2 4.17% 1 2.13%
Population 50 100% 48 100% 47 100%
Languages in Innerferrera
Languages Census of 1980 Census of 1990 Census of 2000
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
German 50 78.13% 47 92.16% 46 94.0%
Romansh 14 21.88% 4 7.84% 2 6.0%
Population 64 100% 51 100% 49 100%

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Ferrera at Wikimedia Commons