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Rapperswil-Jona is located in Switzerland
Rapperswil-Jona
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Location in Switzerland
Rapperswil-Jona is located in Canton of St. Gallen
Rapperswil-Jona
Rapperswil-Jona
Location in Canton of St. Gallen
Country Switzerland
Canton St. Gallen
District See-Gaster
Area
 • Total 22.25 km2 (8.59 sq mi)
Elevation
409 m (1,342 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 26,875
 • Density 1,207.87/km2 (3,128.4/sq mi)
Postal code
8640
Localities Rapperswil, Jona, Bollingen, Busskirch, Curtiberg, Lenggis, Wagen, Wurmsbach
Surrounded by Altendorf (SZ), Bubikon (ZH), Eschenbach, Freienbach (SZ), Hombrechtikon (ZH), Lachen (SZ), Rüti (ZH), Schmerikon, Tuggen (SZ), Wangen (SZ)
Twin towns Aalborg (Denmark), Bagno di Romagna (Italy)

Rapperswil-Jona (short: Rappi) is a municipality in See-Gaster in the canton of St. Gallen in Switzerland. It is at the east side of Lake Zurich (Zürichsee). As of December 2016, 26,962 people lived there.

On 1 January 2007 the municipalities Rapperswil and Jona joined together to become the new municipality of Rapperswil-Jona.


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