Walenstadt

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Walenstadt
Church of Walenstadt
Church of Walenstadt
Coat of arms of Walenstadt
Coat of arms
Walenstadt is located in Switzerland
Walenstadt
Coordinates: 47°07′N 9°19′E / 47.117°N 9.317°E / 47.117; 9.317Coordinates: 47°07′N 9°19′E / 47.117°N 9.317°E / 47.117; 9.317
Country Switzerland
Canton St. Gallen
District Wahlkreis Sarganserland
Government
 • Mayor Gemeindepräsident
Werner Schnider
(as of 2008)
Area[1]
 • Total 45.68 km2 (17.64 sq mi)
Elevation 425 m (1,394 ft)
Population (Dec 2015[3])
 • Total 5,520
 • Density 120.84/km2 (313.0/sq mi)
Postal code 8880
SFOS number 3298
Localities Walenstadt, Walenstadtberg, Knoblisbühl, Berschis, Tscherlach
Surrounded by Alt Sankt Johann, Flums, Grabs, Quarten, Sevelen, Wartau
Website www.walenstadt.ch
SFSO statistics

Walenstadt is a small city in the east of Switzerland. It is near Lake Walen and is divided in four part cities: Tscherlach, Berschis, Walenstadt and Walenstadtberg. It currently has about 5,400 people.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. 2.0 2.1 Canton of St. Gallen Statistics Office Wohnbevölkerung (bis 2012) (German) accessed 21 August 2013
  3. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016