Buochs

municipality in Switzerland

Buochs is a municipality in the canton of Nidwalden in Switzerland.

Buochs
Coat of arms of Buochs
Coat of arms
Location of Buochs
CountrySwitzerland
CantonNidwalden
Districtn.a.
Area
 • Total12.04 km2 (4.65 sq mi)
Elevation
435 m (1,427 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total5,312
 • Density440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Postal code
6374
SFOS number1502
Surrounded byBeckenried, Ennetbürgen, Gersau (SZ), Oberdorf, Stans
Twin townsDeidesheim (Germany)
Websitewww.buochs.ch
SFSO statistics

The main sights of Buochs are the church St. Martin, the Loreto chapel in Ennerberg, a monument of Johann Melchior Wyrsch, and the quay.

Buochs

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.

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