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Richterswil

municipality in Switzerland

Richterswil (Swiss German: Richtischwiil) is a town and municipality in the district of Horgen in the canton of Zurich in Switzerland. It is located on Hüttnersee.

Richterswil
Coat of arms of Richterswil
Coat of arms
Location of Richterswil
CountrySwitzerland
CantonZurich
DistrictHorgen
Government
 • ExecutiveGemeinderat
with 9 members
 • MayorHans Jörg Huber [[List of political parties in Switzerland|FDP ]]
Area
 • Total7.54 km2 (2.91 sq mi)
Elevation
408 m (1,339 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total13,504
 • Density1,800/km2 (4,600/sq mi)
Postal code
8805
SFOS number0138
LocalitiesRichterswil, Samstagern, Burghalden
Surrounded byFreienbach (SZ), Hütten, Männedorf, Schönenberg, Stäfa, Wädenswil, Wollerau (SZ)
Websitewww.richterswil.ch
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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.

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  Media related to Richterswil at Wikimedia Commons