|• Total||4.01 km2 (1.55 sq mi)|
|Elevation||471 m (1,545 ft)|
|Population (Dec 2016)|
|• Density||350/km2 (890/sq mi)|
|Surrounded by||Bachs, Oberweningen, Steinmaur|
|Twin towns||Missolonghi (Greece)|
Situated in the Wehntal, Schöfflisdorf has an area of 4 km2 (1.5 sq mi). Of this area, 43.2% is used for agricultural purposes, while 45.2% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 11.3% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (0.3%) is non-productive (rivers, glaciers or mountains).
Schöfflisdorf has a population (as of 31 December 2016) of 1,384. As of 2007[update], 9.8% of the population was made up of foreign nationals. Over the last 10 years the population has grown at a rate of 10.4%. Most of the population (as of 2000[update]) speaks German (92.2%), with Albanian being second most common ( 2.0%) and Italian being third ( 1.4%).
The age distribution of the population (as of 2000[update]) is children and teenagers (0–19 years old) make up 22.6% of the population, while adults (20–64 years old) make up 65.3% and seniors (over 64 years old) make up 12.1%. In Schöfflisdorf about 82.9% of the population (between age 25-64) have completed either non-mandatory upper secondary education or additional higher education (either university or a Fachhochschule).
Schöfflisdorf has an unemployment rate of 1.64%. As of 2005[update], there were 21 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 9 businesses involved in this sector. 69 people are employed in the secondary sector and there are 17 businesses in this sector. 185 people are employed in the tertiary sector, with 44 businesses in this sector.
Twin towns — Sister cities
Schöfflisdorf is twinned with:
- Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
- Canton of Zurich Statistical Office (in German) accessed 15 June 2017
- Swiss Federal Statistical Office accessed 04-Aug-2009
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