Wartau

municipality in Switzerland

Wartau is a municipality in Werdenberg in the canton of St. Gallen in Switzerland.

Wartau
View of the ruined Wartau castle, looking south-east across the Rhine Valley towards Mittagspitz
View of the ruined Wartau castle, looking south-east across the Rhine Valley towards Mittagspitz
Coat of arms of Wartau
Location of Wartau
Wartau is located in Switzerland
Wartau
Wartau
Wartau is located in Canton of St. Gallen
Wartau
Wartau
Coordinates: 47°5′N 9°29′E / 47.083°N 9.483°E / 47.083; 9.483Coordinates: 47°5′N 9°29′E / 47.083°N 9.483°E / 47.083; 9.483
CountrySwitzerland
CantonSt. Gallen
DistrictWerdenberg
Government
 • MayorAndreas Bernold
Area
 • Total41.74 km2 (16.12 sq mi)
Elevation
468 m (1,535 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total5,297
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
9476-9479
SFOS number3276
Surrounded byBalzers (LI), Flums, Mels, Sargans, Sevelen, Triesen (LI), Walenstadt
Websitewww.wartau.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.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Wartau at Wikimedia Commons