Basel-Stadt

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Kanton Basel-Stadt
Canton o Swisserland
Coat o airms o Kanton Basel-Stadt
Coat o airms
Cairt o Swisserland, location o Basel-Stadt highlighted
Location in Swisserland
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
Caipital Basel
Subdivisions 3 municipalities
Govrenment
 • Executive Executive Cooncil (7)
 • Legislative Grand Cooncil (100)
Aurie[1]
 • Tot 37 km2 (14 sq mi)
Population (01/2017)[2]
 • Tot 198,290
 • Density 5,400/km2 (14,000/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code CH-BS
Heichest point 522.19 m (1,713 ft): St. Chrischona
Lawest point 244.75 m (803 ft): Rhine shore, naitional border at Kleinhüningen
Joined 1501
Languages German
Wabsteid BS.ch

The Canton o Basel-Stadt (German: Aboot this soond Basel-Stadt  "Basel-Ceety"; French: Bâle-Ville, Italian: Basilea Città) is ane o the 26 cantons o Swisserland. The ceety o Basel an the municipalities o Bettingen an Riehen form its territory. The ceety-state canton o Basel is the smawest oot o aw 26 cantons in Swisserland.

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Kantonsdaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Canton of Basel-Stadt Statistics, MS Excel document – T01.0.01 - Bevölkerungsstand (German) accessed 27 February 2017