It was formerly a municipality of its own, having been incorporated into Zurich in 1934.
The quarter has a population of 9,864 distributed on an area of 4.93 km².
- "Waldschule für Waldbesitzer im eigenen Wald" (PDF). Quartieranzeiger für Witikon (in German). 38 (4): 15. May 2011. Retrieved 11 February 2016.
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