Winterthur District

district of the canton of Zürich, Switzerland

Coordinates: 47°30′N 8°46′E / 47.500°N 8.767°E / 47.500; 8.767 Winterthur is one of the twelve districts of the German-speaking canton of Zürich, Switzerland. Its capital is the city of Winterthur.

Winterthur District
Bezirk Winterthur
District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Zürich
CapitalWinterthur
Area
 • Total251.25 km2 (97.01 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2020)
 • Total173,053
 • Density690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities19

MunicipalitiesEdit

Winterthur contains 19 municipalities:

Coat of arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2020)[1]
Area, km²
  Altikon 701 7.68
  Brütten 2,063 6.67
  Dägerlen 1,037 7.90
  Dättlikon 797 2.87
  Dinhard 1,741 7.15
  Elgg 4,960 15.53
  Ellikon an der Thur 936 4.92
  Elsau 3,657 8.06
  Hagenbuch 1,095 8.17
  Hettlingen 3,101 5.87
  Neftenbach 5,756 14.95
  Pfungen 3,948 4.99
  Rickenbach 2,796 6.03
  Schlatt 779 9.03
  Seuzach 7,420 7.56
  Turbenthal 4,983 25.07
  Wiesendangen 6,633 19.17
  Winterthur 114,220 67.93
  Zell 6,430 12.70
Total 173,053 251.25

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit". bfs.admin.ch (in German). Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB. 31 December 2020. Retrieved 21 September 2021.