Seen (Winterthur)

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Seen
District of the city of Winterthur
District
Official seal of Seen
Seal
Karte Winterthur Stadtkreis 3.png
Coordinates: 47°28′34″N 8°46′12″E / 47.476°N 8.770°E / 47.476; 8.770Coordinates: 47°28′34″N 8°46′12″E / 47.476°N 8.770°E / 47.476; 8.770
Country Switzerland
Canton Zürich
City Winterthur
first mentioned 774
Incorporated 1922
Area
 • Total 11.01 km2 (4.25 sq mi)
Population (31 Dec 2012)
 • Total 17,630
 • Density 1,555/km2 (4,030/sq mi)
Postal code 8405, 8482
District number 3
Quarters Waser
Büelwiesen
Waldegg
Ganzenbühl
Sonnenberg
Oberseen
Gotzenwil
Eidberg
Iberg
Sennhof

Seen is a district in the Swiss city of Winterthur. It is district number 3.

The district comprises the quarters Waser, Büelwiesen, Waldegg, Ganzenbühl, Sonnenberg, Ricketwil, Oberseen, Gotzenwil, Eidberg, Iberg and Sennhof.

Seen was formerly a municipality of its own, but was incorporated into Winterthur in 1922.

Transport[edit]

Winterthur-Seen railway station is a stop of the S-Bahn Zürich on the line S12 and S35.

The station is also a terminus of line 2 of the Winterthur trolleybus system.

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