Obersimmental District

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Obersimmental District
Amtsbezirk Obersimmental
District
Location of Obersimmental District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Bern
Capital Zweisimmen
Area
 • Total 334 km2 (129 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total 8,005
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 4

Obersimmental District was one of the 26 administrative districts in the Canton of Bern, Switzerland. Its capital was Blankenburg in the municipality of Zweisimmen. The district had an area of 334 km² and consisted of 4 municipalities:

Municipality Population (Dec 2007)[1] Area (km²)
Boltigen 1,405 77.0
Lenk 2,325 123.1
St. Stephan 1,362 60.9
Zweisimmen 2,913 73.1

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Swiss Federal Statistical Office accessed 13-Jul-2009

Coordinates: 46°33′00″N 7°22′00″E / 46.55°N 7.36667°E / 46.55; 7.36667