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 2014)
 • Total 50,526
 • Density 450/km2 (1,200/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 2014)[1]
Area, km²
Aeugst am Albis Aeugst am Albis 1,952 7.87
Affoltern am Albis Affoltern am Albis 11,540 10.56
Bonstetten Bonstetten 5,279 7.42
Hausen am Albis Hausen am Albis 3,469 13.64
Hedingen Hedingen 3,645 6.59
Kappel am Albis Kappel am Albis 1,014 7.87
Knonau Knonau 2,033 6.48
Maschwanden Maschwanden 664 4.67
Mettmenstetten Mettmenstetten 4,463 13.11
Obfelden Obfelden 4,925 7.54
Ottenbach Ottenbach 2,542 4.98
Rifferswil Rifferswil 999 6.50
Stallikon Stallikon 3,290 12.01
Wettswil am Albis Wettswil am Albis 4,711 3.77
Total 50,526 113.01

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canton of Zurich Statistical Office (German) accessed 17 June 2015