|Population||2,499 (Dec 2012)|
|- Density||512 /km2 (1,326 /sq mi)|
|Area||4.9 km2 (1.9 sq mi)|
|Elevation||527 m (1,729 ft)|
|Surrounded by||Belp, Belpberg, Gelterfingen, Kaufdorf, Niedermuhlern, Rüeggisberg, Wald|
Toffen has an area of 4.9 km2 (1.9 sq mi). Of this area, 66.3% is used for agricultural purposes, while 19.8% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 13.6% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (0.4%) is non-productive (rivers, glaciers or mountains).
Toffen has a population (as of 31 December 2012) of 2,499. As of 2007[update], 7.0% of the population was made up of foreign nationals. Over the last 10 years the population has grown at a rate of 12.8%. Most of the population (as of 2000[update]) speaks German (95.0%), with French being second most common ( 1.3%) and Albanian being third ( 0.8%).
The age distribution of the population (as of 2000[update]) is children and teenagers (0–19 years old) make up 23.7% of the population, while adults (20–64 years old) make up 64.1% and seniors (over 64 years old) make up 12.2%. In Toffen about 79.7% of the population (between age 25-64) have completed either non-mandatory upper secondary education or additional higher education (either university or a Fachhochschule).
Toffen has an unemployment rate of 1.68%. As of 2005[update], there were 68 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 19 businesses involved in this sector. 129 people are employed in the secondary sector and there are 27 businesses in this sector. 351 people are employed in the tertiary sector, with 62 businesses in this sector.
- Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Datenwürfel für Thema 01.2 - Bevölkerungsstand und -bewegung (German) accessed 29 August 2013
- Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
- Swiss inventory of cultural property of national and regional significance (1995), p. 139.
- Swiss Federal Statistical Office accessed 14-Jul-2009
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- (German) Official website