Pfäffikon District

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Pfäffikon District
Bezirk Pfäffikon
District
Location of Pfäffikon District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Zürich
Capital Pfäffikon
Area
 • Total 163.55 km2 (63.15 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2014)
 • Total 99,763
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 11

Coordinates: 47°24′N 8°47′E / 47.400°N 8.783°E / 47.400; 8.783 Pfäffikon District is one of the twelve districts of the German-speaking canton of Zürich, Switzerland. Its capital is the town of Pfäffikon.

Municipalities[edit]

Pfäffikon contains a total of eleven municipalities:

Municipality Population
(31 December 2014)[1]
Area, km²
Bauma 4,650 29.53
Fehraltorf 6,309 9.54
Hittnau 3,640 12.92
Illnau-Effretikon 16,271 25.28
Kyburg 405 7.58
Lindau 5,386 11.96
Pfäffikon 11,260 19.54
Russikon 4,197 14.37
Sternenberg 351 8.75
Weisslingen 3,236 12.81
Wila 1,920 9.21
Wildberg 991 10.83
Total 99,763 163.55

Mergers and name changes[edit]

On 1 January 2015 the former municipalities of Sternenberg and Bauma merged to form the new municipality of Bauma with a new SFOS number.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canton of Zurich Statistical Office (German) accessed 17 June 2015
  2. ^ Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 2 January 2013