Neuchâtel

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Neuchâtel
Coat of arms of Neuchâtel
Coat of arms
Neuchâtel is located in Switzerland
Neuchâtel
Coordinates: 46°59′N 6°56′E / 46.983°N 6.933°E / 46.983; 6.933Coordinates: 46°59′N 6°56′E / 46.983°N 6.933°E / 46.983; 6.933
Country Switzerland
Canton Neuchâtel
District Neuchâtel
Government
 • Mayor Antoine Grandjean
Area[1]
 • Total 18.1 km2 (7.0 sq mi)
Elevation 430 m (1,410 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[2])
 • Total 33,712
 • Density 1,863/km2 (4,824/sq mi)
Postal code 2000
SFOS number 6458
Surrounded by Auvernier, Boudry, Chabrey (VD), Colombier, Cressier, Cudrefin (VD), Delley-Portalban (FR), Enges, Fenin-Vilars-Saules, Hauterive, Peseux, Saint-Blaise, Savagnier, Valangin
Twin towns Aarau (Switzerland), Besançon (France), Sansepolcro (Italy)
Website www.neuchatelville.ch
SFSO statistics

Neuchâtel is a city in Switzerland. It is the capital of Canton of Neuchâtel. As of 2003, the city had a population of 31,571 people.

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  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016