Hinwil District

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Hinwil District
Bezirk Hinwil
District
Location of Hinwil District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Zürich
Capital Hinwil
Area
 • Total 179.53 km2 (69.32 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2016)
 • Total 94,322
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 11

Coordinates: 47°18′N 8°51′E / 47.300°N 8.850°E / 47.300; 8.850 Hinwil District is one of the twelve districts of the German-speaking canton of Zurich, Switzerland. It lies to the southeast of the canton, bordering the adjacent St. Gallen. Hinwil has a population of 94,322 (as of 31 December 2016); its capital is the town of Hinwil, located at the centre of the district.

Municipalities[edit]

Hinwil contains a total of eleven municipalities:

Municipality Population
(31 December 2016)[1]
Area, km²
Bäretswil 5,060 22.23
Bubikon 7,115 11.58
Dürnten 7,530 10.19
Fischenthal 2,480 30.25
Gossau 9,827 18.28
Grüningen 3,401 8.77
Hinwil 11,095 22.31
Rüti 12,086 10.19
Seegräben 1,443 3.75
Wald 9,645 25.25
Wetzikon 24,640 16.73
Total 94,322 179.53

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