Le Locle (district)

district in Switzerland

Le Locle District is one of the six districts of the canton of Neuchâtel, Switzerland. The district capital is the town of Le Locle. It has a population of 14,414 (as of 31 December 2017).[1]

Le Locle District

District du Locle
District
Location of Le Locle District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Neuchâtel
CapitalLe Locle
Dissolved1 January 2018
Area
 • Total137.85 km2 (53.22 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total14,414
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities7

MunicipalitiesEdit

The district has the following municipalities:

Coat of Arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2017)[1]
Area
km²
[2]
  Brot-Plamboz 263 16.03
  La Brévine 627 41.82
  Les Brenets 1,048 11.53
  Le Cerneux-Péquignot 317 15.67
  La Chaux-du-Milieu 495 17.28
  Le Locle 10,389 23.14
  Les Ponts-de-Martel 1,275 18.23
Total 14,414 143.7

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 17 September 2018
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office-Land Use Statistics 2009 data (in German) accessed 25 March 2010