Horgen (district)

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Horgen District
Bezirk Horgen
District
Location of Horgen District
Country  Switzerland
Canton  Zürich
Capital Horgen
Area
 • Total 104.16 km2 (40.22 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2016)
 • Total 123,566
 • Density 1,186.31/km2 (3,072.53/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 12

Coordinates: 47°14′N 8°36′E / 47.233°N 8.600°E / 47.233; 8.600 Horgen is a district of the Swiss canton of Zürich. Its capital is Horgen.

Municipalities[change | change source]

Municipality Population
(31 December 2016)[1]
Area, km²
Adliswil 18,742 7.79
Hirzel 2,185 9.68
Horgen-Sihlbrugg Dorfa 20,291 21.07
Hütten 900 7.24
Kilchberg 8,380 2.58
Langnau am Albis 7,502 8.66
Oberrieden 5,035 2.76
Richterswil-Samstagerna 13,352 7.54
Rüschlikon 5,744 2.94
Schönenberg 1,849 11.00
Thalwil 17,789 5.53
Wädenswil 21,797 17.37
Total 123,566 104.16
^a  Sihlbrugg Dorf and Samstagern are both significant villages that are not independent municipalities.

Sources[change | change source]

  1. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 30 August 2017