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Coat of arms of Rapperswil-Jona
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton St. Gallen
District See-Gaster
 • Executive Stadtrat
with 7 members
 • Mayor Stadtpräsident (list)
Martin Stoeckling CVP/PDC
(as of February 2016)
 • Total 22.25 km2 (8.59 sq mi)
409 m (1,342 ft)
 (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 26,875
 • Density 1,207.87/km2 (3,128.4/sq mi)
Postal code
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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