Risch-Rotkreuz

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Risch-Rotkreuz
Coat of arms of Risch-Rotkreuz
Coat of arms
Risch-Rotkreuz is located in Switzerland
Risch-Rotkreuz
Coordinates: 47°8′N 8°28′E / 47.133°N 8.467°E / 47.133; 8.467Coordinates: 47°8′N 8°28′E / 47.133°N 8.467°E / 47.133; 8.467
Country Switzerland
Canton Zug
District n.a.
Area[1]
 • Total 14.86 km2 (5.74 sq mi)
Elevation 442 m (1,450 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[2])
 • Total 10,272
 • Density 691.25/km2 (1,790.3/sq mi)
Postal code 6343
SFOS number 1707
Localities Rotkreuz, Risch, Buonas, Holzhäusern
Surrounded by Cham, Dietwil (AG), Honau (LU), Hünenberg, Meierskappel (LU), Oberrüti (AG), Root (LU), Zug
Twin towns Rothkreuz (Germany), Amaroni (Italy)
Website www.rischrotkreuz.ch
SFSO statistics

Risch-Rotkreuz is a municipality in the canton of Zug in Switzerland. Risch-Rotkreuz is well known because of the headquarter of Roche Diagnostics, two nice castles, Buonas and Freudenberg, the one of the most important train station in Switzerland, and of the Swiss Guard.


  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