Aargau

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Kanton Aargau
Canton o Swisserland
Coat o airms o Kanton Aargau
Coat o airms
Cairt o Swisserland, location o Aargau highlighted
Location in Swisserland
Coordinates: 47°5′N 8°0′E / 47.083°N 8.000°E / 47.083; 8.000Coordinates: 47°5′N 8°0′E / 47.083°N 8.000°E / 47.083; 8.000
Caipital Aarau
Lairgest Ceety Wettingen
Subdivisions 213 municipalities, 11 districts
Govrenment
 • Executive Executive Cooncil (5)
 • Legislative Grand Cooncil (140)
Aurie[1]
 • Tot 1,403.73 km2 (541.98 sq mi)
Population (12/2015)[2]
 • Tot 653,675
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code CH-AG
Heichest point 908 m (2,979 ft): Geissfluegrat
Lawest point 260 m (853 ft): Rhine at Kaiseraugst
Joined 1803
Languages German
Wabsteid AG.ch

The Canton o Aargau (German Aboot this soond Aargau ; rarely anglicized Argovia; see an aa other names) is ane o the mair northerly cantons o Swisserland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Kantonsdaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016