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Arth

municipality in Switzerland

Arth is a municipality in Schwyz District in the canton of Schwyz in Switzerland.

Arth
6651 - Arth - View from Rigi Kulm.JPG
Coat of arms of Arth
Coat of arms
Location of Arth
Arth is located in Switzerland
Arth
Arth
Arth is located in Canton of Schwyz
Arth
Arth
Coordinates: 47°3.801′N 8°31.309′E / 47.063350°N 8.521817°E / 47.063350; 8.521817Coordinates: 47°3.801′N 8°31.309′E / 47.063350°N 8.521817°E / 47.063350; 8.521817
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSchwyz
DistrictSchwyz
Government
 • ExecutiveGemeinderat
with 9 members
 • MayorGemeindepräsident
Ruedi Beeler CVP/PDC
(as of 2014)
 • Parliamentnone (Gemeindeversammlung)
Area
 • Total48.50 km2 (18.73 sq mi)
Elevation
(Kirche Arth)
417 m (1,368 ft)
Highest elevation
(Rigi Kulm)
1,798 m (5,899 ft)
Lowest elevation
(Lake Zug)
413 m (1,355 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total11,983
 • Density250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Postal code
6415 Arth, 6414 Oberarth, 6410 Goldau, 6410 Rigi Kulm, 6410 Rigi Staffel, 6410 Rigi Klösterli, 6356 Rigi Kaltbad
SFOS number1362
LocalitiesArth, Oberarth, Goldau, Rigi Kulm, Rigi Staffel, Rigi Kaltbad, Rigi Klösterli,
Surrounded byGersau, Küssnacht, Lauerz, Steinerberg, Vitznau (LU), Walchwil (ZG), Weggis (LU), Zug (ZG)
Websitewww.arth.ch
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.