Glarus Süd

municipality in Switzerland

Glarus Süd is a municipality of the canton of Glarus in Switzerland.

Glarus Süd
Coat of arms of Glarus Süd
Coat of arms
Location of Glarus Süd
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGlarus
Districtn.a.
Area
 • Total430.2 km2 (166.1 sq mi)
Elevation
521 m (1,709 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total9,494
 • Density22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Postal code
8756, 8762, 8765, 8766, 8767, 8772, 8773, 8774, 8775, 8777, 8782, 8783, 8784
SFOS number1631
LocalitiesBetschwanden, Braunwald, Diesbach, Elm, Engi, Haslen, Hätzingen, Leuggelbach, Linthal, Luchsingen, Matt, Mitlödi, Nidfurn, Rüti, Schwanden, Schwändi and Sool
Surrounded byGlarus and Glarus Nord (Canton of Glarus); Flums, Mels, Pfäfers and Quarten (Canton of St. Gallen); Andiast, Breil/Brigels, Disentis/Mustér, Flims, Ilanz/Glion, Laax, Sumvitg, Trun, Waltensburg/Vuorz (Canton of Graubünden); Silenen and Spiringen (Canton of Uri); Muotathal (Canton of Schwyz)
Websitewww.glarus-sued.ch
SFSO statistics

On 1 January 2011 the former municipalities of Betschwanden, Braunwald, Elm, Engi, Haslen, Linthal, Luchsingen, Matt, Mitlödi, Rüti, Schwanden, Schwändi and Sool merged into the new municipality of Glarus Süd.

Glarus Süd is one of three municipalities of the canton of Glarus, the others being Glarus and Glarus Nord.

Linthal

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.

Other websitesEdit

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