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 2015)
 • Total 100,829
 • Density 620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 10

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 2015)[1]
Area, km²
Bauma 4,837 29.53
Fehraltorf 6,292 9.48
Hittnau 3,608 12.97
Illnau-Effretikon 16,709 32.92
Lindau 5,379 11.99
Pfäffikon 11,439 19.55
Russikon 4,282 14.21
Weisslingen 3,255 12.81
Wila 1,926 9.19
Wildberg 1,006 10.56
Total 100,829 163.55

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]
  • On 1 January 2016 the municipality Kyburg merged into Illnau-Effretikon..

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Canton of Zurich Statistical Office (German) accessed 27 April 2016
  2. ^ Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 2 January 2013