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
Government
 • Mayor Beat Bürgler
Area[1]
 • Total 53.18 km2 (20.53 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 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