Root, Switzerland

municipality in the canton of Lucerne, Switzerland

Root is a municipality of the district of Lucerne-Land in the canton of Lucerne in Switzerland.

Root
Coat of arms of Root
Coat of arms
Location of Root
CountrySwitzerland
CantonLucerne
DistrictLucerne-Land
Government
 • MayorHeinz Schumacher
Area
 • Total8.65 km2 (3.34 sq mi)
Elevation
422 m (1,385 ft)
Highest elevation
(Rooterberg)
891 m (2,923 ft)
Lowest elevation409 m (1,342 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total5,040
 • Density580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Postal code
6037
SFOS number1065
Surrounded byBuchrain, Dierikon, Gisikon, Honau, Inwil, Meierskappel, Risch (ZG), Udligenswil
Websitewww.gemeinde-root.ch
Profile (in German), SFSO statistics
Root train station

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

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