Rapperswil-Jona

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Rapperswil-Jona
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Coat of arms of Rapperswil-Jona
Coat of arms
Rapperswil-Jona is located in Switzerland
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Location of Rapperswil-Jona
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Rapperswil-Jona is located in Canton of St. Gallen
Rapperswil-Jona
Rapperswil-Jona
Rapperswil-Jona (Canton of St. Gallen)
Coordinates: 47°13′N 8°49′E / 47.217°N 8.817°E / 47.217; 8.817Coordinates: 47°13′N 8°49′E / 47.217°N 8.817°E / 47.217; 8.817
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSt. Gallen
DistrictSee-Gaster
Government
 • ExecutiveStadtrat
with 7 members
 • MayorStadtpräsident (list)
Martin Stoeckling CVP/PDC
(as of February 2016)
Area
 • Total1.74 km2 (0.67 sq mi)
Elevation
409 m (1,342 ft)
Population
(December 2016)
 • Total26,962
 • Density15,000/km2 (40,000/sq mi)
Postal code
8640
LocalitiesRapperswil, Jona, Bollingen, Busskirch, Curtiberg, Lenggis, Wagen, Wurmsbach
Surrounded byAltendorf (SZ), Bubikon (ZH), Eschenbach, Freienbach (SZ), Hombrechtikon (ZH), Lachen (SZ), Rüti (ZH), Schmerikon, Tuggen (SZ), Wangen (SZ)
Twin townsAalborg (Denmark), Bagno di Romagna (Italy)
Websitewww.rapperswil-jona.ch

Rapperswil-Jona (short: Rappi) is a municipality of the Wahlkreis of See-Gaster in the canton of St. Gallen in Switzerland. It is located at the east side of Lake Zurich (Zürichsee). As of December 2016, 26,962 people lived there.

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