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Lachen
Town of Lachen and Lake Zurich
Town of Lachen and Lake Zurich
Coat of arms of Lachen
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Schwyz
District March
Area
 • Total 2.42 km2 (0.93 sq mi)
Elevation
408 m (1,339 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 8,480
 • Density 3,504/km2 (9,076/sq mi)
Postal code
8853
Surrounded by Altendorf, Galgenen, Jona (SG), Wangen
Twin towns Schramberg (Germany)

Lachen is a municipality in the canton of Schwyz in Switzerland, the capital in March District. It is the smallest municipality in the canton of Schwyz.


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