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Basel
Mittlere Brücke ower the Rhine
Mittlere Brücke ower the Rhine
Coat o airms o Basel
Coat o airms
Basel is located in Switzerland
Basel
Basel
Basel is located in Canton o Basel-Stadt
Basel
Basel
Coordinates: 47°34′N 7°36′E / 47.567°N 7.600°E / 47.567; 7.600Coordinates: 47°34′N 7°36′E / 47.567°N 7.600°E / 47.567; 7.600
Kintra Swisserland
Canton Basel-Stadt
Destrict n.a.
Govrenment
 • Mayor Regierungspräsident (Basel-Stadt)
Guy Morin GPS/PES
(as of 2009)
Aurie[1]
 • Tot 23.91 km2 (9.23 sq mi)
Elevation 260 m (850 ft)
Lawest elevation (Rhine shore, naitional border at Kleinhüningen) 244.75 m (802.99 ft)
Population (Jan 2017[2])
 • Tot 176,117
 • Density 7,400/km2 (19,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Basler
Postal code 4000
SFOS nummer 2701
Surroondit bi Allschwil (BL), Binningen (BL), Birsfelden (BL), Bottmingen (BL), Huningue (FR-68), Münchenstein (BL), Muttenz (BL), Reinach (BL), Riehen (BS), Saint-Louis (FR-68), Weil am Rhein (DE-BW)
Wabsteid www.basel.ch
SFSO stateestics

Basel (/[unsupported input]ˈbɑːzəl/) or Basle (/[unsupported input]ˈbɑːl/; German: Basel; pronounced [ˈbaːzəl])[note 1] is Swisserland's third maist populous ceety wi aboot 166,000 inhabitants.[3] Locatit whare the Swiss, French an German borders meet, Basel haes suburbs in Fraunce an Germany. In 2011, the Basel agglomeration wis the third lairgest in Swisserland wi a population o 500,600[4] in 74 municipalities in Swisserland an an additional 53 in neebourin kintras (municipal coont as o 2000).[5] The tri-naitional metropolitan aurie haes aroond 830,000 inhabitants in 226 municipalities.[6]

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  1. In the naitional leids o Swisserland the ceety is kent as Bâle [bɑl] (French) an aw, Basilea [baziˈlɛːa] (Italian) an Basilea [baziˈlɛːa] (Romansh)

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Notes
  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Canton of Basel-Stadt Statistics, MS Excel document – T01.0.01 - Bevölkerungsstand (German) accessed 27 February 2017
  3. Basel Population, July 2010
  4. "Agglomerations: Permanent resident population in urban and rural areas". Swiss Federal Statistical Office. August 30, 2012. Retrieved October 08, 2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  5. "B3: Metropolitanräume". Swiss Federal Statistical Office. June 7, 2012. Retrieved October 08, 2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  6. "Eurodistrict Basel: Agglomeration". Eurodistrictbasel.eu. Retrieved 2010-03-08. 

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