Laufen, Switzerland

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Laufen
The Birs at Laufen
The Birs at Laufen
Coat of arms of Laufen
Coat of arms
Location of Laufen
Laufen is located in Switzerland
Laufen
Laufen
Laufen is located in Canton of Basel-Landschaft
Laufen
Laufen
Coordinates: 47°25′N 7°30′E / 47.417°N 7.500°E / 47.417; 7.500Coordinates: 47°25′N 7°30′E / 47.417°N 7.500°E / 47.417; 7.500
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBasel-Landschaft
DistrictLaufen
Area
 • Total11.37 km2 (4.39 sq mi)
Elevation
354 m (1,161 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total5,618
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Postal code
4242
SFOS number2787
Surrounded byBärschwil (SO), Brislach, Dittingen, Grindel (SO), Liesberg, Röschenz, Wahlen bei Laufen, Zwingen
Twin townsLaufen (Germany)
Websitewww.laufen-bl.ch
SFSO statistics

Laufen (French: Laufon) is a municipality and the capital of the district of Laufen in the canton of Basel-Landschaft in Switzerland.

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.

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