Glarus Süd

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Glarus Süd
Coat of arms of Glarus Süd
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Glarus
District n.a.
Area[1]
 • Total 430.03 km2 (166.04 sq mi)
Elevation 521 m (1,709 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total 9,575
 • Density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
Postal code 8756, 8762, 8765, 8766, 8767, 8772, 8773, 8774, 8775, 8777, 8782, 8783, 8784
SFOS number 1631
Localities Betschwanden, Braunwald, Diesbach, Elm, Engi, Haslen, Hätzingen, Leuggelbach, Linthal, Luchsingen, Matt, Mitlödi, Nidfurn, Rüti, Schwanden, Schwändi and Sool
Surrounded by Glarus and Glarus Nord (Canton of Glarus); Flums, Mels, Pfäfers and Quarten (Canton of St. Gallen); Andiast, Breil/Brigels, Disentis/Mustér, Flims, Ilanz/Glion, Laax, Sumvitg, Trun, Waltensburg/Vuorz (Canton of Graubünden); Silenen and Spiringen (Canton of Uri); Muotathal (Canton of Schwyz)
Website www.glarus-sued.ch
SFSO statistics

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

On 1 January 2011 the former municipalities of Betschwanden, Braunwald, Elm, Engi, Haslen, Linthal, Luchsingen, Matt, Mitlödi, Rüti, Schwanden, Schwändi and Sool merged into the new municipality of Glarus Süd.

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

Linthal

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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