Hofen, Switzerland

former municipality and current locality in Thayngen in the canton of Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Hofen was a municipality in the canton of Schaffhausen in Switzerland. It is on the border with Baden-Württemberg in Germany. On 1 January 2009 the former municipalities of Hofen, Altdorf, Bibern and Opfertshofen merged into the municipality of Thayngen.

Hofen
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Coat of arms of Hofen
Location of Hofen
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSchaffhausen
Districtn.a.
Area
 • Total1.05 km2 (0.41 sq mi)
Elevation
474 m (1,555 ft)
Population
 (December 2005)
 • Total140
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
8242
SFOS number2916
Surrounded byAltdorf, Bibern, Opfertshofen, Tengen (DE-BW)
Website
Profile (in German), SFSO statistics

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