List of places in Switzerland

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This is a list of places in Switzerland .

Cities, towns, and villages

This list includes municipalities as well as other places with articles.


PopulationNames in other languages
Aarau AG de [1] 16,500
L'Abbaye VD fr
Aigle VD fr
Alpnach OW de5,100
Appenzell AI de5,200
Apples VD fr
Arni AG de1,500
Aubonne VD fr
Bad Ragaz SG de
Baden AG de16,000
Ballens VD fr
Basel BS de166,300fr:Bâle, it:Basilea, es:Basilea
Beckenried NW de2,900
Belmont-sur-Lausanne VD fr
Bern BE de136,300de:Bern, fr:Bern, it:Berna, es:Berna
Berolle VD fr
Bex VD fr
Biel/Bienne BE de, fr51,900de: Biel, fr: Bienne
Bière VD fr
Bougy-Villars VD fr
Bühler AR de1,600
Buochs NW de5,200
Cham ZG de
Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne VD fr
Chessel VD fr
Chexbres VD fr
Chur GR de32,900it: Coira, rm: Cuira, fr: Coire
Corbeyrier VD fr
Crissier VD fr
Cunter GR de, rmde: Conters
Dallenwil NW de1,700
Davos GR de11,000rm: Tavau
Düdingen FR de7,000fr: Guin
Egg ZH de7,800
Emmetten NW de1,200
Engelberg OW de3,600
Ennetbürgen NW de4,000
Ennetmoos NW de2,000
Epalinges VD fr
Erlenbach ZH de4,500
Esslingen ZH de1,560
Etoy VD fr
Féchy VD fr
Feldbach ZH de
Fribourg FR fr, de36,400de:Freiburg, it:Friburgo, es:Friburgo
Gais AR de2,800
Geneva GE fr171,000fr:Genève, it:Ginevra, de:Genf, es:Ginebra
Gimel VD fr
Giswil OW de3,400
Gonten AI de
Grub AR de1,000
Gryon VD fr
Habsburg AG de368
Heiden AR de4,000
Hergiswil NW de5,300
Herisau AR de15,600
Hundwil AR de1,000
Interlaken BE de5,200
Jouxtens-Mézery VD fr
Kerns OW de5,300
Lausanne VD fr128,100de:Lausanne it:Losanna, es:Lausana
Lauterbrunnen BE de
Lavey-Morcles VD fr
Le Chenit VD fr
Leysin VD fr
Le Chenit VD fr
Locarno TI it
Longirod VD fr
Lucerne LU de61,000de: Luzern, fr: Lucerne, it: Lucerna
Lugano TI it52,000
Lungern OW de2,000
Lutzenberg AR de1,200
Männedorf ZH de9,235
Meilen ZH de11,500
Le Mont-sur-Lausanne VD fr
Montreux VD fr22,900
Neuchâtel NE fr31,571de: Neuenburg
Noville VD fr
Oberdorf NW de3,000
Oberegg AI de
Ollon VD fr
Ormont-Dessous VD fr
Ormont-Dessus VD fr
Paudex VD fr
Prilly VD fr
Pully VD fr
Rapperswil SG de7,750
Rehetobel AR de1,700
Reichenau GR de
Renens VD fr18,000
Rennaz VD fr
Reute AR de670
Roche VD fr
Rolle VD fr4,148
Romanel-sur-Lausanne VD fr
Rüte AI de
Sachseln OW de4,400
Sarnen OW de9,400
Schaffhausen SH de34,200it: Sciaffusa
Schlatt-Haslen AI de
Schleinikon ZH de664
Schönengrund AR de470
Schwellbrunn AR de1,500
Schwyz SZ deit: Svitto
Schwende AI de
Sion VS fr27,200de: Sitten
Solothurn SO de15,300fr: Soleure, it: Soletta
Speicher AR de4,000
St. Gallen SG de75,200fr: St-Gall, it: San Gallo
St. Moritz GR de, rm5,600rm: San Murrezan
Stans NW de7,300
Stansstad NW de4,500
Stein AR de1,400
Teufen AR de5,600
Thal SG de5,000
Thalwil ZH de16,000
Thun BE de38,200
Trogen AR de1,900
Urnäsch AR de2,300
Uzwil SG de12,100
Vevey VD fr15,500
Villeneuve VD fr
Wald AR de900
Waldstatt AR de1,700
Walzenhausen AR de2,100
Weiach ZH de1,014
Wildhaus SG de1,258
Winterthur ZH de87,000
Wolfenschiessen NW de2,000
Wolfhalden AR de1,700
Yvorne VD fr
Zug ZG de21,700fr: Zoug, it: Zugo
Zürich ZH de365,000de:Zürich, it:Zurigo, es:Zúrich

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Schaffhausen Municipality in Switzerland

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Martigny Place in Valais, Switzerland

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Crans-Montana Municipality in Switzerland in Valais

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  1. Languages de: German, fr: French, it: Italian, rm: Romansh