Affoltern District

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Affoltern District
Bezirk Affoltern
District
Location of Affoltern District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Zürich
Capital Affoltern am Albis
Area
 • Total 113.01 km2 (43.63 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2013)
 • Total 49,854
 • Density 440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 14

Coordinates: 47°16′N 8°28′E / 47.267°N 8.467°E / 47.267; 8.467 Affoltern District (also known as Knonaueramt or Säuliamt) is one of the twelve districts of the German-speaking canton of Zürich, Switzerland. Its capital is the city of Affoltern am Albis.

Municipalities[edit]

Affoltern contains a total of 14 municipalities:

Coat of Arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2013)[1]
Area, km²
Aeugst am Albis Aeugst am Albis 1,970 7.87
Affoltern am Albis Affoltern am Albis 11,342 10.56
Bonstetten Bonstetten 5,254 7.42
Hausen am Albis Hausen am Albis 3,416 13.64
Hedingen Hedingen 3,585 6.59
Kappel am Albis Kappel am Albis 955 7.87
Knonau Knonau 1,999 6.48
Maschwanden Maschwanden 664 4.67
Mettmenstetten Mettmenstetten 4,420 13.11
Obfelden Obfelden 4,861 7.54
Ottenbach Ottenbach 2,475 4.98
Rifferswil Rifferswil 959 6.50
Stallikon Stallikon 3,321 12.01
Wettswil am Albis Wettswil am Albis 4,633 3.77
Total 49,854 113.01

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canton of Zurich Statistical Office (German) accessed 11 March 2014