Liestal

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Liestal
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Coat of arms of Liestal
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBasel-Landschaft
DistrictLiestal
Government
 • MayorStadtpräsident
Lukas Ott GPS
(as of 2014)
Area[1]
 • Total18.18 km2 (7.02 sq mi)
Elevation326 m (1,070 ft)
Population (Mar 2017[2])
 • Total14,234
 • Density780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Postal code4410
SFOS number2829
Surrounded byArisdorf, Bubendorf, Frenkendorf, Füllinsdorf, Hersberg, Lausen, Nuglar-St. Pantaleon (SO), Seltisberg
Twin townsOnex (Switzerland), Sacramento (USA), Waldkirch (Germany)
Websitewww.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 2017 (German) accessed 15 June 2017
  3. "Cantonal Population Statistics". Statistical Office of Basel-Landschaft. 2 September 2014. Retrieved 4 September 2014.