March District

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March District
Bezirk March
District
Coat of arms of March District
Coat of arms
Location of March District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Schwyz
Capital Lachen
Area
 • Total 177.1 km2 (68.4 sq mi)
Population (December 2013)
 • Total 40,908
 • Density 230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 9

March District is a district in Canton of Schwyz, Switzerland. The coat of arms of the district is gules, an annulet sable — a black ring on a red background. It has a population of 40,908 (as of 31 December 2013).

Coat of arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2013)[1]
Area, km²
Altendorf Altendorf 6,585 20.5
Galgenen Galgenen 5,019 13.3
Innerthal Innerthal 193 50.2
Lachen Lachen 8,126 2.4
Reichenburg Reichenburg 3,402 11.6
Schübelbach Schübelbach 8,761 29.0
Tuggen Tuggen 3,065 13.6
Vorderthal Vorderthal 1,015 28.0
Wangen SZ Wangen SZ 4,742 8.5
Total 40,908 177.1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swiss Federal Statistics Office – STAT-TAB Ständige und Nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Region, Geschlecht, Nationalität und Alter (German) accessed 18 August 2014

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 47°11′N 8°51′E / 47.183°N 8.850°E / 47.183; 8.850