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Schwyz (city)

capital of the canton of Schwyz in Switzerland

Schwyz is the capital of the Swiss canton of Schwyz. As of December 2012 it had a population of 14,663.

Schywz
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Coat of arms of Schywz
Coat of arms
Location of Schywz
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSchwyz
DistrictSchwyz
Government
 • MayorBeat Bürgler
Area
 • Total53.28 km2 (20.57 sq mi)
Elevation
516 m (1,693 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total15,178
 • Density280/km2 (740/sq mi)
Postal code
6430
SFOS number1372
Surrounded byAlpthal, Illgau, Ingenbohl, Lauerz, Morschach, Muotathal, Oberiberg, Rothenthurm, Sattel, Steinen
Websitewww.schwyz.ch
SFSO statistics

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.