Kilchberg, Zürich

Kilchberg
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Coat of arms of Kilchberg
Coat of arms
Kilchberg is located in Switzerland
Kilchberg
Kilchberg
Location of Kilchberg
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Kilchberg is located in Canton of Zürich
Kilchberg
Kilchberg
Kilchberg (Canton of Zürich)
Coordinates: 47°19′N 8°33′E / 47°19′N 8°33′E / 47.317; 8.550
CountrySwitzerland
CantonZürich
DistrictHorgen
Government
 • MayorHans-Ulrich Forrer
Area[1]
 • Total2.58 km2 (1.00 sq mi)
Elevation408 m (1,339 ft)
Population (Dec 2017[2])
 • Total8,470
 • Density3,300/km2 (8,500/sq mi)
Postal code8802
SFOS number0135
Surrounded byAdliswil, Küsnacht, Rüschlikon, Zollikon, Zürich
Twin townsKilchberg bei Tübingen (Germany)
Websitewww.kilchberg.ch
SFSO statistics

Kilchberg is a municipality in the district of Horgen in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland. Kilchberg is the site of a regional cemetery.

History

Kilchberg is first mentioned in 1248 as Hilchberch. In 1250 it was mentioned as Kilchperch.[3] It grew out of the mediaeval village of Bendlikon (first mentioned in 1250 as Benklinkon) where Kilchberg was just a section of the village. Its coat of arms is Azure a Quatrefoil Argent seeded Or.[4]

Other Languages
Alemannisch: Kilchberg ZH
العربية: كيلكبيرغ
беларуская: Кільхберг (Цюрых)
Deutsch: Kilchberg ZH
Esperanto: Kilchberg ZH
lumbaart: Kilchberg (ZH)
Bahasa Melayu: Kilchberg, Zurich
norsk nynorsk: Kilchberg i Zürich
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Kilchberg (Zürich)
Piemontèis: Kilchberg
português: Kilchberg
Simple English: Kilchberg, Zürich
Volapük: Kilchberg
中文: 基希伯格