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Geneva to hit half a million people within a year

National News // Aug. 11, 2017

Geneva is expected to hit a demographic milestone in the next 12 months – hitting half a million inhabitants.

Ork.ch Geneva to hit half a million people within a year

The population continues to grow in the small canton – and currently stands at 497,000. 4,500 people moved into Geneva in the past year.

Authorities are continually trying to find ways of housing the new arrivals – and the search for new homes remains a battle for newcomers if they don’t want to live in neighbouring France or Vaud.

 

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