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 2016)
 • Total 52,904
 • Density 470/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 2016)[1]
Area, km²
Aeugst am Albis Aeugst am Albis 1,977 7.87
Affoltern am Albis Affoltern am Albis 11,900 10.56
Bonstetten Bonstetten 5,435 7.42
Hausen am Albis Hausen am Albis 3,571 13.64
Hedingen Hedingen 3,687 6.59
Kappel am Albis Kappel am Albis 1,110 7.87
Knonau Knonau 2,168 6.48
Maschwanden Maschwanden 626 4.67
Mettmenstetten Mettmenstetten 4,861 13.11
Obfelden Obfelden 5,131 7.54
Ottenbach Ottenbach 2,591 4.98
Rifferswil Rifferswil 1,078 6.50
Stallikon Stallikon 3,646 12.01
Wettswil am Albis Wettswil am Albis 5,123 3.77
Total 52,904 113.01

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 30 August 2017