Heinrichswil-Winistorf

former municipality of Switzerland in Solothurn

Heinrichswil-Winistorf is a former municipality in the district Wasseramt in the canton of Solothurn in Switzerland.

Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Aerial view of Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Aerial view of Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Coat of arms of Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Coat of arms
Location of Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Heinrichswil-Winistorf is located in Switzerland
Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Heinrichswil-Winistorf is located in Canton of Solothurn
Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Heinrichswil-Winistorf
Coordinates: 47°9′N 7°38′E / 47.150°N 7.633°E / 47.150; 7.633Coordinates: 47°9′N 7°38′E / 47.150°N 7.633°E / 47.150; 7.633
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSolothurn
DistrictWasseramt
Area
 • Total3.10 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Elevation
475 m (1,558 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2011)
 • Total530
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Postal code
4558
SFOS number2521
Surrounded byAeschi, Halten, Hellsau (BE), Hersiwil, Höchstetten (BE), Recherswil, Seeberg (BE), Willadingen (BE)
Website
SFSO statistics

HistoryEdit

The municipality was created in 1993 by the former municipalities Heinrichswil and Winistorf became the municipality of Heinrichswil-Winistorf.[1] On 1 January 2013 the former municipalities of Heinrichswil-Winistorf and Hersiwil merged to form the new municipality of Drei Höfe.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 2 January 2013