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Willisau

municipality in the canton of Lucerne, Switzerland

Willisau is a town of the district of Willisau in the canton of Lucerne in Switzerland.

Willisau
Coat of arms of Willisau
Coat of arms
Location of Willisau
CountrySwitzerland
CantonLucerne
DistrictWillisau
Government
 • MayorStadtpräsidentin
Erna Bieri-Hunkeler FDP/PRD
Area
 • Total41.18 km2 (15.90 sq mi)
Elevation
557 m (1,827 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total7,780
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Postal code
6126 Daiwil
6130 Willisau
6132 Rohrmatt
SFOS number1151
Surrounded byAlberswil, Ettiswil, Gettnau, Grosswangen, Hergiswil bei Willisau, Luthern, Menznau, Ufhusen, Zell
Websitewww.willisau.ch
Profile (German), SFSO statistics
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HistoryEdit

On 1 January 2006 the former municipalities of Willisau Land (W. Country) and Willisau Stadt (W. Town) merged into the new town of Willisau.

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 Willisau at Wikimedia Commons