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
(2017-12-31)[2]
 • Total14,269
 • Density780/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. "Bilanz der ständigen Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Staatsangehörigkeit (Kategorie), Geschlecht und demographischen Komponenten". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
  3. "Cantonal Population Statistics". Statistical Office of Basel-Landschaft. 2 September 2014. Retrieved 4 September 2014.