Sarnen

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Sarnen
Coat of arms of Sarnen
Coat of arms
Sarnen is located in Switzerland
Sarnen
Coordinates: 46°53′N 8°14′E / 46.883°N 8.233°E / 46.883; 8.233Coordinates: 46°53′N 8°14′E / 46.883°N 8.233°E / 46.883; 8.233
Country Switzerland
Canton Obwalden
District n.a.
Government
 • Mayor Werner Stauffer
Area[1]
 • Total 73.11 km2 (28.23 sq mi)
Elevation 473 m (1,552 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[2])
 • Total 10,229
 • Density 139.912/km2 (362.37/sq mi)
Postal code 6060-6061
SFOS number 1407
Surrounded by Alpnach, Entlebuch (LU), Flühli (LU), Giswil, Hasle (LU), Kerns, Sachseln
Website www.sarnen.ch
SFSO statistics

Sarnen is the capital of the canton of Obwalden in Switzerland.

Sarnen

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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