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 2017)
 • Total167,909
 • Density670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities19

MunicipalitiesEdit

Winterthur contains 19 municipalities:

Coat of arms Municipality Population
(31 December 2017)[1]
Area, km²
  Altikon 676 7.68
  Brütten 2,022 6.67
  Dägerlen 1,015 7.90
  Dättlikon 782 2.87
  Dinhard 1,557 7.15
  Elgg 4,425 15.53
  Ellikon an der Thur 902 4.92
  Elsau 3,631 8.06
  Hagenbuch 1,106 8.17
  Hettlingen 3,179 5.87
  Neftenbach 5,553 14.95
  Pfungen 3,851 4.99
  Rickenbach 2,671 6.03
  Schlatt 735 9.03
  Seuzach 7,312 7.56
  Turbenthal 4,761 25.07
  Wiesendangen 6,380 19.17
  Winterthur 110,912 67.93
  Zell 5,939 12.70
Total 167,909 251.25

ReferencesEdit

  1. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 17 September 2018