Volketswil

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Volketswil
Coat of arms of Volketswil
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonZurich
DistrictUster
Government
 • MayorJean-Philippe Pinto [[List of political parties in Switzerland|CVP ]]
Area
 • Total14.04 km2 (5.42 sq mi)
Elevation
470 m (1,540 ft)
Population
(Dec 2016[2])
 • Total18,582
 • Density1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
Postal code
8604
SFOS number0199
LocalitiesVolketswil, Hegnau, Zimikon, Kindhausen and Gutenswil
Surrounded byDübendorf, Fehraltorf, Greifensee, Illnau-Effretikon, Lindau, Schwerzenbach, Uster, Wangen-Brütisellen
Twin townsGadmen (Switzerland)
Websitewww.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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