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Opfikon

municipality in Switzerland

Opfikon is a municipality and city in the district of Bülach in the canton of Zurich in Switzerland.

Opfikon
Coat of arms of Opfikon
Coat of arms
Location of Opfikon
CountrySwitzerland
CantonZurich
DistrictBülach
Government
 • ExecutiveStadtrat
with 7 members
 • MayorStadtpräsident
Paul Remund [[List of political parties in Switzerland|FDP ]]
(as of March 2014)
 • ParliamentGemeinderat
with 36 members
Area
 • Total5.61 km2 (2.17 sq mi)
Elevation
459 m (1,506 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total20,356
 • Density3,600/km2 (9,400/sq mi)
Postal code
8152
SFOS number0066
LocalitiesOpfikon, Glattbrugg, Oberhausen
Surrounded byKloten, Wallisellen, Zürich, Rümlang
Websitewww.opfikon.ch
SFSO statistics

VillagesEdit

Opfikon, Glattbrugg and Oberhausen.

EconomyEdit

Adecco S.A., the world's largest employment agency, is headquartered in Glattbrugg.

GalleryEdit

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

  Media related to Opfikon at Wikimedia Commons   Media related to Glattbrugg at Wikimedia Commons