Sarnen

town in, and capital of, the Swiss canton of Obwalden

Sarnen is the capital of the canton of Obwalden in Switzerland.

Sarnen
Coat of arms of Sarnen
Coat of arms
Location of Sarnen
CountrySwitzerland
CantonObwalden
Districtn.a.
Government
 • MayorWerner Stauffer
Area
 • Total70.01 km2 (27.03 sq mi)
Elevation
473 m (1,552 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total10,368
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6060-6061
SFOS number1407
Surrounded byAlpnach, Entlebuch (LU), Flühli (LU), Giswil, Hasle (LU), Kerns, Sachseln
Websitewww.sarnen.ch
SFSO statistics
Sarnen

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. https://www.pxweb.bfs.admin.ch/pxweb/fr/px-x-0102020000_201/-/px-x-0102020000_201.px; retrieved: 2 June 2020.

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