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Freienbach in Figures

Population
Freienbach is the largest municipality in the canton of Schwyz.

population on March, 31, 2021: 16,511
inhabitants leaving 2020: 1,250
inhabitants arriving 2020: 1,284

Population by Village
Pfäffikon: 7,461
Freienbach: 3'042
Bäch: 1,594
Wilen: 4,118
Hurden: 296

Religious Affiliation
The national churches have a strong presence.

Roman Catholic: 43.34 %
Swiss Protestand: 18.10 %
others: 38.56%

Economy
Regional small and medium enterprises and international corporations appreciate Freienbach as a business location. International financial service providers are a sector of worldwide importance.

business (2017): 2,546
jobs (2017): 14,670
agriculture: 132
industry and trades: 2'727
services: 11'811

Area
The area of the municipality of Freienbach is 20.31 km2. 35,9% of that area is cultivated land and 13.7% is forested.

Pfäffikon: 11.5 km2
Freienbach: 3 km2
Wilen: 2.5 km2
Bäch: 2 km2
Hurden: 1.31 km2