Steckborn

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Steckborn
Coat of arms of Steckborn
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonThurgau
DistrictSteckborn
Area
 • Total8.78 km2 (3.39 sq mi)
Elevation
400 m (1,300 ft)
Population
 • Total3,780
 • Density430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Postal code
8266
SFOS number4864
Surrounded byBerlingen, Gaienhofen (Germany), Homburg, Mammern, Öhningen (Germany), Raperswilen
Websitewww.steckborn.ch
SFSO statistics
Steckborn

Steckborn is a municipality and the capital city of the district of Steckborn in the canton of Thurgau in Switzerland.

Steckborn is near Lake Constance. In 2005, 3,398 people lived there.

History[change | change source]

People lived in the area around Steckborn already in the 100s. There are also Roman ruins of walls and other buildings. Probably in the 800s, the village became part of the territory of the monastery of Reichenau. This is the period when it is first written about.

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  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen