Volketswil

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Volketswil
Coat of arms of Volketswil
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Zurich
District Uster
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Philippe Pinto CVP
Area[1]
 • Total 14.04 km2 (5.42 sq mi)
Elevation 470 m (1,540 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total 18,582
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
Postal code 8604
SFOS number 0199
Localities Volketswil, Hegnau, Zimikon, Kindhausen and Gutenswil
Surrounded by Dübendorf, Fehraltorf, Greifensee, Illnau-Effretikon, Lindau, Schwerzenbach, Uster, Wangen-Brütisellen
Twin towns Gadmen (Switzerland)
Website www.volketswil.ch
SFSO statistics

Volketswil is a municipality of the district of Uster in the Swiss canton of Zurich.

Schwerzenbach and Volketswil as seen from Loorenkopf tower on Adlisberg

Villages[change | change source]

Volketswil, Hegnau, Zimikon, Kindhausen and Gutenswil.

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

Other websites[change | change source]

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