Olten

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Olten
Coat of arms of Olten
Coat of arms
Olten is located in Switzerland
Olten
Coordinates: 47°21′N 7°54′E / 47.35°N 7.9°E / 47.35; 7.9Coordinates: 47°21′N 7°54′E / 47.35°N 7.9°E / 47.35; 7.9
Country Switzerland
Canton Solothurn
District Olten
Government
 • Mayor Ernst Zingg
Area[1]
 • Total 11.49 km2 (4.44 sq mi)
Elevation 396 m (1,299 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[2])
 • Total 17,833
 • Density 1,552.0/km2 (4,019.8/sq mi)
Postal code 4600
SFOS number 2581
Surrounded by Aarburg (AG), Boningen, Dulliken, Kappel, Rothrist (AG), Starrkirch-Wil, Trimbach, Wangen bei Olten, Winznau
Twin towns Altenburg (Germany)
Website www.olten.ch
SFSO statistics

Olten is a city in the district Olten in the canton of Solothurn in Switzerland.

Other websites[change | change source]


  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