Liestal

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Liestal
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Coat of arms of Liestal
Coat of arms
Liestal is located in Switzerland
Liestal
Coordinates: 47°28′N 7°44′E / 47.467°N 7.733°E / 47.467; 7.733Coordinates: 47°28′N 7°44′E / 47.467°N 7.733°E / 47.467; 7.733
Country Switzerland
Canton Basel-Landschaft
District Liestal
Government
 • Mayor Stadtpräsident
Lukas Ott GPS
(as of 2014)
Area[1]
 • Total 18.19 km2 (7.02 sq mi)
Elevation 326 m (1,070 ft)
Population (Mar 2016[2])
 • Total 14,168
 • Density 778.89/km2 (2,017.3/sq mi)
Postal code 4410
SFOS number 2829
Surrounded by Arisdorf, Bubendorf, Frenkendorf, Füllinsdorf, Hersberg, Lausen, Nuglar-St. Pantaleon (SO), Seltisberg
Twin towns Onex (Switzerland), Sacramento (USA), Waldkirch (Germany)
Website www.liestal.ch/de/
SFSO statistics

Liestal is a town in Switzerland. It is the capital of the Swiss canton of Basel-Landschaft. It is 17 kilometres (11 miles) south of Basel. As of December 2012, 13,771 people lived there.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Canton of Basel-Land Statistics, Wohnbevölkerung nach Nationalität und Konfession per 31. März 2016 (German) accessed 30 August 201
  3. "Cantonal Population Statistics". Statistical Office of Basel-Landschaft. 2 September 2014. http://www.statistik.bl.ch/stabl_data/stabl_bv/index.php?thema_id=2&unterthema_id=58. Retrieved 4 September 2014.