Schwyz (city)

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Schywz
Frauenkloster www.f64.ch-1.jpg
Coat of arms of Schywz
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Schwyz
District Schwyz District
Government
 • Mayor Beat Bürgler
Area[1]
 • Total 53.25 km2 (20.56 sq mi)
Elevation 516 m (1,693 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total 14,885
 • Density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
Postal code 6430
SFOS number 1372
Surrounded by Alpthal, Illgau, Ingenbohl, Lauerz, Morschach, Muotathal, Oberiberg, Rothenthurm, Sattel, Steinen
Website www.schwyz.ch
SFSO statistics

Schwyz is a the capital of the Swiss canton of Schwyz. As of December 2012 it had a population of 14,663.

References[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 2017