Lachen, Switzerland

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Lachen
Town of Lachen and Lake Zurich
Town of Lachen and Lake Zurich
Coat of arms of Lachen
Coat of arms
Location of Lachen
Lachen is located in Switzerland
Lachen
Lachen
Lachen is located in Canton of Schwyz
Lachen
Lachen
Coordinates: 47°11′N 8°51′E / 47.183°N 8.850°E / 47.183; 8.850Coordinates: 47°11′N 8°51′E / 47.183°N 8.850°E / 47.183; 8.850
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSchwyz
DistrictMarch
Area
 • Total5.19 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Elevation
408 m (1,339 ft)
Population
(2017-12-31)[2]
 • Total8,617
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Postal code
8853
SFOS number1344
Surrounded byAltendorf, Galgenen, Jona (SG), Wangen
Twin townsSchramberg (Germany)
Websitewww.lachen.ch
SFSO statistics

Lachen is a municipality in the canton of Schwyz in Switzerland, the capital in March District. It is the smallest municipality in the canton of Schwyz.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Bilanz der ständigen Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Staatsangehörigkeit (Kategorie), Geschlecht und demographischen Komponenten". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 12 January 2019.

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