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 2015)
 • Total 51,541
 • Density 460/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 Kronaueramt 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 2015)[1]
Area, km²
Aeugst am Albis Aeugst am Albis 1,986 7.87
Affoltern am Albis Affoltern am Albis 11,695 10.56
Bonstetten Bonstetten 5,322 7.42
Hausen am Albis Hausen am Albis 3,476 13.64
Hedingen Hedingen 3,655 6.59
Kappel am Albis Kappel am Albis 1,029 7.87
Knonau Knonau 2,094 6.48
Maschwanden Maschwanden 638 4.67
Mettmenstetten Mettmenstetten 4,659 13.11
Obfelden Obfelden 5,007 7.54
Ottenbach Ottenbach 2,566 4.98
Rifferswil Rifferswil 1,056 6.50
Stallikon Stallikon 3,438 12.01
Wettswil am Albis Wettswil am Albis 4,920 3.77
Total 51,541 113.01

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canton of Zurich Statistical Office (German) accessed 27 April 2016