Thun (administrative district)

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Thun District
Verwaltungskreis Thun
District
Location of Thun District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Bern
Capital Thun
Area
 • Total 322 km2 (124 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 103,233
 • Density 320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 32

Thun District in the Canton of Bern, Switzerland was created on 1 January 2010.[1] It is part of the Oberland administrative region. It contains 35 municipalities with an area of 321.90 km2 (124.29 sq mi) and a population (as of December 2008) of 103,233.

Flag Name Population
(31 December 2012)[2]
Area in km²
Amsoldingen Amsoldingen 788 4.70
Blumenstein Blumenstein 1,184 15.52
Buchholterberg Buchholterberg 1,542 15.33
Burgistein Burgistein 1,031 7.53
Eriz Eriz 490 21.78
Fahrni Fahrni 796 6.67
Forst-Längenbühl Forst-Längenbühl 751 4.50
Gurzelen Gurzelen 817 4.54
Heiligenschwendi Heiligenschwendi 681 5.55
Heimberg Heimberg 6,465 5.42
Hilterfingen Hilterfingen 4,061 2.83
Homberg Homberg 509 6.51
Horrenbach-Buchen Horrenbach-Buchen 256 20.43
Oberhofen am Thunersee Oberhofen am Thunersee 2,366 2.72
Oberlangenegg Oberlangenegg 481 9.12
Stocken-Höfen 978 14.21
Pohlern Pohlern 263 9.89
Reutigen Reutigen 980 11.26
Schwendibach Schwendibach 255 1.50
Seftigen Seftigen 2,163 3.89
Sigriswil Sigriswil 4,679 55.41
Steffisburg Steffisburg 15,515 13.35
Teuffenthal Teuffenthal 161 4.52
Thierachern Thierachern 2,350 7.51
Thun Thun 42,735 21.57
Uebeschi Uebeschi 668 4.40
Uetendorf Uetendorf 5,932 10.15
Unterlangenegg Unterlangenegg 927 6.80
Uttigen Uttigen 1,898 3.79
Wachseldorn Wachseldorn 228 3.52
Wattenwil Wattenwil 2,728 14.54
Zwieselberg Zwieselberg 282 2.45
Total 104,960 321.90

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This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the German Wikipedia.

Coordinates: 46°45′N 7°37′E / 46.750°N 7.617°E / 46.750; 7.617