Meilen District

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Meilen District
Bezirk Meilen
District
Location of Meilen District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Zürich
Capital Meilen
Area
 • Total 84.64 km2 (32.68 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2014)
 • Total 120,967
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 11

Coordinates: 47°16′N 8°40′E / 47.267°N 8.667°E / 47.267; 8.667 Meilen District is one of the twelve districts of the German-speaking canton of Zurich, Switzerland. It lies to the south of the canton in the Pfannenstiel region, forming much of the northern shore of Lake Zurich. The district capital is the town of Meilen.

Municipalities[edit]

Meilen contains a total of eleven municipalities:

Municipality Population
(31 December 2014)[1]
Area, km²
Erlenbach 5,443 2.97
Herrliberg 6,240 8.97
Hombrechtikon 8,420 12.19
Küsnacht 13,820 12.35
Männedorf 10,522 4.78
Meilen 13,209 11.93
Oetwil am See 4,581 6.09
Stäfa 13,931 8.59
Uetikon am See 5,948 3.49
Zollikon 12,517 7.84
Zumikon 5,132 5.44
Total 120,967 84.64

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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