Glarus Nord

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Glarus Nord
Coat of arms of Glarus Nord
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGlarus
Districtn.a.
Area[1]
 • Total146.98 km2 (56.75 sq mi)
Elevation437 m (1,434 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total18,057
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Postal code8752, 8753, 8757, 8758, 8865-8868, 8874
SFOS number1630
LocalitiesBilten, Filzbach, Mollis, Mühlehorn, Näfels, Niederurnen, Oberurnen, Obstalden and Ziegelbrücke
Surrounded bySchänis (SG), Weesen (SG), Amden (SG), Quarten (SG), Glarus Süd, Glarus, Innerthal (SZ), Schübelbach (SZ), Reichenburg (SZ), Benken (SG)
Websitewww.glarus-nord.ch
SFSO statistics

Glarus Nord is a municipality of the canton of Glarus in Switzerland.

On 1 January 2011 the former municipalities of Bilten, Filzbach, Mollis, Mühlehorn, Näfels, Niederurnen, Oberurnen and Obstalden merged into the new municipality of Glarus Nord.

Glarus Nord is one of three municipalities of the canton of Glarus, the others being Glarus and Glarus Süd.

Mollis

References[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 2017

Other websites[change | change source]

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