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 2013)[2]
Area in km²
Amsoldingen Amsoldingen 786 4.70
Blumenstein Blumenstein 1,163 15.52
Buchholterberg Buchholterberg 1,544 15.33
Burgistein Burgistein 1,019 7.53
Eriz Eriz 485 21.78
Fahrni Fahrni 811 6.67
Forst-Längenbühl Forst-Längenbühl 766 4.50
Gurzelen Gurzelen 809 4.54
Heiligenschwendi Heiligenschwendi 693 5.55
Heimberg Heimberg 6,585 5.42
Hilterfingen Hilterfingen 4,058 2.83
Homberg Homberg 510 6.51
Horrenbach-Buchen Horrenbach-Buchen 251 20.43
Oberhofen am Thunersee Oberhofen am Thunersee 2,389 2.72
Oberlangenegg Oberlangenegg 473 9.12
Stocken-Höfen 978 14.21
Pohlern Pohlern 261 9.89
Reutigen Reutigen 966 11.26
Schwendibach Schwendibach 243 1.50
Seftigen Seftigen 2,221 3.89
Sigriswil Sigriswil 4,676 55.41
Steffisburg Steffisburg 15,585 13.35
Teuffenthal Teuffenthal 163 4.52
Thierachern Thierachern 2,460 7.51
Thun Thun 42,929 21.57
Uebeschi Uebeschi 664 4.40
Uetendorf Uetendorf 5,967 10.15
Unterlangenegg Unterlangenegg 920 6.80
Uttigen Uttigen 1,845 3.79
Wachseldorn Wachseldorn 237 3.52
Wattenwil Wattenwil 2,765 14.54
Zwieselberg Zwieselberg 289 2.45
Total 105,564 321.90

Mergers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz, Mutationsmeldungen 2009 / Répertoire officiel des communes de Suisse, Mutations 2009 / Elenco ufficiale dei Comuni della Svizzera, Mutazione 2009 (Report). Federal Statistical Office. 2009. 2776. Retrieved 6 March 2010. 
  2. ^ Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Datenwürfel für Thema 01.2 - Bevölkerungsstand und -bewegung (German) accessed 18 August 2014
  3. ^ Nomenklaturen – Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz (German) accessed 13 December 2014

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