The portal for a lively Walchwil
Das Portal für ein lebendiges Walchwil

Did you know...

... that Walchwil has 4010 inhabitants

... that the proportion of foreigners is 37.7 percent

... that people from 68 nations (incl. Switzerland) live in Walchwil.
These nationalities live in Walchwil: Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Cabo Verde, China, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Eritrea, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, India, Iraq, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Austria, Kazakhstan, Colombia, Korea (South), Kosovo, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Paraguay, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts and Nevis, South Africa, Sweden. Kitts and Nevis, South Africa, Syria, Thailand, Czech Republic, Turkey, Ukraine, Hungary, Venezuela, USA, UK, Vietnam.
Source: Federal Statistical Office – as of 31.12.2019

... that Walchwil is one of the top 10 most naturalisation-friendly municipalities in Central Switzerland. In the past ten years, a total of 189 people have been naturalised in Walchwil.
The naturalised persons come from the following regions: European non-EU countries 110, EU countries 47, South and Central America, Caribbean 9, Africa 8, EFTA countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein & Norway) 6, North America 5, Oceania 4.
Source: Federal Statistical Office – as of 31.12.2020

... that the community of Walchwil employs 113 people (spread over 69 full-time positions)

... that the drinking water in Walchwil consists of 98.3% spring water and 1.7% groundwater.

... that the average water consumption in Walchwil is 905 m3/day

... that Walchwil has a total of 54 km of hiking trails

... that the water consumption per capita and day in Walchwil is 247 liters

... that the Mütschi retirement home employs 66 people (spread over 46 full-time positions)

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