Gersau

municipality in Switzerland

Gersau is a municipality and district in the canton of Schwyz in Switzerland. It is on the shores of Lake Lucerne.

Gersau
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Coat of arms of Gersau
Coat of arms
Location of Gersau
Gersau is located in Switzerland
Gersau
Gersau
Gersau is located in Canton of Schwyz
Gersau
Gersau
Coordinates: 46°59′N 8°31′E / 46.983°N 8.517°E / 46.983; 8.517Coordinates: 46°59′N 8°31′E / 46.983°N 8.517°E / 46.983; 8.517
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSchwyz
DistrictGersau
Area
 • Total23.70 km2 (9.15 sq mi)
Elevation
435 m (1,427 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2][3]
 • Total2,319
 • Density98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6442
SFOS number1311
Surrounded byArth, Beckenried (NW), Buochs (NW), Emmetten (NW), Ennetbürgen (NW), Ingenbohl, Lauerz, Vitznau (LU)
Websitewww.gersau.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.
  3. http://www.gersau.ch/de/bezirk-gersau/portraet/portraet.html.

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