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 2012)
 • Total 40,221
 • Density 230/km2 (590/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 40,221 (as of 31 December 2012).

Coat of arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2012)[1]
Area, km²
Altendorf Altendorf 6,376 20.5
Galgenen Galgenen 4,945 13.3
Innerthal Innerthal 198 50.2
Lachen Lachen 8,004 2.4
Reichenburg Reichenburg 3,350 11.6
Schübelbach Schübelbach 8,567 29.0
Tuggen Tuggen 3,003 13.6
Vorderthal Vorderthal 1,014 28.0
Wangen SZ Wangen SZ 4,764 8.5
Total 40,221 177.1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swiss Federal Statistics Office – STAT-TAB Ständige und Nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Region, Geschlecht, Nationalität und Alter (German) accessed 29 August 2013

External links[edit]

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