Pfäffikon District

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Pfäffikon District

Bezirk Pfäffikon
District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Zürich
CapitalPfäffikon
Area
 • Total163.55 km2 (63.15 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2018)
 • Total60,439
 • Density370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities10

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 ten municipalities:

Municipality Population
(31 December 2018)[1]
Area, km²
Bauma 4,965 29.53
Fehraltorf 6,435 9.47
Hittnau 3,688 12.96
Illnau-Effretikon 17,068 32.91
Lindau 5,617 11.99
Pfäffikon 11,935 19.52
Russikon 4,370 14.21
Weisslingen 3,384 12.81
Wila 1,971 9.19
Wildberg 1,006 10.57
Total 60,439 163.55

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. ^ Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 23 September 2019
  2. ^ Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 2 January 2013