Liestal

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Liestal
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Coat of arms of Liestal
Coat of arms
Location of Liestal
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBasel-Landschaft
DistrictLiestal
Government
 • MayorStadtpräsident
Lukas Ott GPS/PES
(as of 2014)
Area
 • Total18.19 km2 (7.02 sq mi)
Elevation
326 m (1,070 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total14,386
 • Density790/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Postal code
4410
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. 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.
  3. "Cantonal Population Statistics". Statistical Office of Basel-Landschaft. 2 September 2014. Retrieved 4 September 2014.