Gland, Switzerland

Gland (French pronunciation: [ɡlɑ̃] (listen)) is a municipality in the district of Nyon in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. The city also is home to the IUCN and WWF headquarters.

Gland
Gland municipal administration building
Location of Gland
Gland
Gland
Coordinates: 46°25.2′N 6°16.2′E
CountrySwitzerland
CantonVaud
DistrictNyon
Government
  MayorSyndic
Gérald Cretegny
Area
  Total8.30 km2 (3.20 sq mi)
Elevation
432 m (1,417 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
  Total13,106
  Density1,600/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
1196
SFOS number5721
Surrounded byBegnins, Dully, Luins, Nernier (FR-74), Prangins, Vich, Yvoire (FR-74)
Websitewww.gland.ch
Profile (in French), SFSO statistics

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