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Cuurdinàde: 47°14′N 8°40′E

Stema de Wädenswil
Canton Zürigh
Distret Horgen
Cuurdinaa  47°14′N 8°40′E
Popolazion 20 870 ab.  (Al Dic 2011)
Superfis 17.37 km²
Altitüden 407 m
Còdas postal 8820
Cumün tacaaAu, Zurich, Hirzel, Horgen, Männedorf, Meilen, Richterswil, Schönenberg, Stäfa, Uetikon am See
Wädenswil (Switzerland)
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Wädenswil a l'è un cumün svizzer del distret (en todèsch: Bezirk) de Horgen, in del Canton Zürigh. La süperfiss del teritori del cumün l'è de 17.37 km² e in del Dicember 2011 al gh'eva una popolazion de 20 870 abitant.

El cumün de Wädenswil al se tröva a una altitüden de 407 meter sura al livel del mar e l'è tacaa ai cumün de Au, Zurich, Hirzel, Horgen, Männedorf, Meilen, Richterswil, Schönenberg, Stäfa, Uetikon am See. La popolaziun l'è in magioranza de lengua todesca.

Geography[Mudifega | mudìfica 'l sorgènt]

Wädenswil as seen from Lake Zürich (June 2009)
Wädenswil and Lake Zurich (1794)

Wädenswil has an area of Mudel:Km2 to mi2. Of this area, 59.3% is used for agricultural purposes, while 9.6% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 29.8% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (1.3%) is non-productive (rivers, glaciers or mountains).[1] Mudel:As of housing and buildings made up 20.8% of the total area, while transportation infrastructure made up the rest (9%).[2] Of the total unproductive area, water (streams and lakes) made up 0.4% of the area. Mudel:As of 24.5% of the total municipal area was undergoing some type of construction.[2]

Demographics[Mudifega | mudìfica 'l sorgènt]

Wädenswil has a population (as of Mudel:Pop svizzera date) of 20 870.Mudel:Pop svizzera ref Mudel:As of, 20.5% of the population was made up of foreign nationals. Mudel:As of the gender distribution of the population was 48.6% male and 51.4% female. Over the last 10 years the population has grown at a rate of 2.1%. Most of the population (Mudel:As of) speaks German (85.0%), with Italian being second most common ( 3.9%) and Serbo-Croatian being third ( 1.9%).

In the 2007 election the most popular party was the SVP which received 35.2% of the vote. The next three most popular parties were the SPS (17.6%), the FDP (13%) and the CSP (11.3%).

The age distribution of the population (Mudel:As of) is children and teenagers (0–19 years old) make up 22% of the population, while adults (20–64 years old) make up 64.2% and seniors (over 64 years old) make up 13.9%. The entire Swiss population is generally well educated. In Wädenswil about 76.7% of the population (between age 25-64) have completed either non-mandatory upper secondary education or additional higher education (either University or a Fachhochschule). There are 8796 famìe in Wädenswil.[2]

Wädenswil has an unemployment rate of 2.94%. Mudel:As of, there were 268 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 84 businesses involved in this sector. 2020 people are employed in the secondary sector and there are 195 businesses in this sector. 5169 people are employed in the tertiary sector, with 725 businesses in this sector.[1] Mudel:As of 44.8% of the working population were employed full-time, and 55.2% were employed part-time.[2]

Mudel:As of there were 6128 Catholics and 7507 Protestants in Wädenswil. In the 2000 census, religion was broken down into several smaller categories. From the Mudel:As of, 43.5% were some type of Protestant, with 40.5% belonging to the Swiss Reformed Church and 3% belonging to other Protestant churches. 32.2% of the population were Catholic. Of the rest of the population, 5% were Muslim, 7.5% belonged to another religion (not listed), 4% did not give a religion, and 11.9% were atheist or agnostic.[2]

Transportation[Mudifega | mudìfica 'l sorgènt]

Motor ship Glärnisch serving as Restaurant at Wädenswil harbour

The municipality is located on the A3 motorway.

Wädenswil is a stop of the Zürich S-Bahn on the lines S2, S8 and S13 on the SBB-CFF-FFS InterRegio. Its train station is a 29 minute (S8) ride from Zürich Hauptbahnhof. The Zimmerberg bus line (Zimmerbergbus), provided by the Sihltal Zürich Uetliberg Bahn (SZU), connects the Zimmerberg region and parts of the Sihl valley.

Wädenswil is a stop of the Zürichsee-Schifffahrtsgesellschaft.

Dati climategh[Mudifega | mudìfica 'l sorgènt]

Dati climategh de Wädenswil
Mes Gin Feb Mar Abr Mas Giü Lüi Ago Set Otu Nov Dec Ann
Média T. Màsima °C (°F) 1.7 4 8.1 12.6 17.5 20.6 23 22 18.8 13.2 6.8 3 12,6
T. media
giornaliera °C (°F)
-0.4 1 4.2 8.1 12.4 15.7 18 17 14.2 9.5 4.3 0.7 8,7
Média T. Mìnime °C (°F) -3.2 -2.1 0.4 3.7 7.7 11 13.1 12.6 10 6.1 1.5 -1.9 4,9
Precipitazion mm (inches) 91 85 93 108 129 151 148 157 108 86 101 97 1 353
Dì piuvus 11.7 11 12.4 12.6 13.7 13.5 12.5 13.3 9.4 8.9 11.1 11.5 141,6
Source: MeteoSchweiz [3]

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  1. 1,0 1,1 Swiss Federal Statistical Office accessed 10-Aug-2009
  2. 2,0 2,1 2,2 2,3 2,4 Statistics Zurich accessed 4 August 2009
  3. Temperature and Precipitation Average Values-Table, 1961-1990 (Todèsch, French, Italian). Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology MeteoSwiss. Recuveraa el 8 May 2009.

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