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Where is Liechtenstein?

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Located in the continent of Europe, Liechtenstein covers 160 square kilometers of land, making it the 223rd largest nation in terms of land area.

Liechtenstein was founded as a distinct and original nation in 1806. The population of Liechtenstein is 36,713 (2012) and the nation has a density of 229 people per square kilometer.

The dialing code for the country is 423 and the top level internet domain for Liechtensteiner sites is .li.

Liechtenstein shares land borders with 2 countries: Austria, Switzerland.

To learn more, visit our detailed Liechtenstein section.

Quick facts

Population 36,713
Density 229.5 / km2 ( 594.3 / mi2 )
Language German
Independence Year 1806
Capital Vaduz (Vaduz)
GDP 5,487,773,452 (2012 data)
GDP per Capita 149,478 (2012 data)
Land Area 160 km2 (62 mi2)
Neighbouring Countries Switzerland, Austria
Minimum Longitude 9.471
Maximum Longitude 9.635
Mininum Latitude 47.048
Maximum Latitude 47.270

What is the capital of Liechtenstein?

map showing the location of Liechtenstein
Location of Vaduz on a map.

Vaduz is the capital city of Liechtenstein. It has a population of 5,197, and is located on a latitue of 47.14 and longitude of 9.52.

Vaduz is also the political center of Liechtenstein, which is considered a Constitutional Monarchy, and home to its Executive head of state.

Quick Facts About Vaduz, the Capital Of Liechtenstein

City Vaduz
Country Liechtenstein
Population 5,197
Longitude 9.52154000
Latitude 47.14151000
Elevation 465 meters over sea level

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.