Bjerke

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For the surname, see Bjerke (surname).
Bydel Bjerke
District
Coat of arms of Bydel Bjerke
Coat of arms
Location of Bydel Bjerke
Country Norway
City Oslo
District Grorud Valley
Area
 • Total 7.72 km2 (2.98 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 23,857
 • Density 3,100/km2 (8,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code NO-030109
Website bbj.oslo.kommune.no

Bjerke is a borough of the city of Oslo, Norway.

The most densely populated residential areas are located along the Trondheimsveien, including the high-rise apartment blocks of Linderud. The shopping centre at Linderud is also home to the borough council's administration. The northern areas of the borough are bordered by the vast woodlands of Oslomarka. The upper secondary school Bjerke Videregående Skole is located here.

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Coordinates: 59°56′25″N 10°48′50″E / 59.94028°N 10.81389°E / 59.94028; 10.81389