Saanen District

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Saanen District

Amtsbezirk Saanen
District
Location of Saanen District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Bern
CapitalSaanen
Area
 • Total241 km2 (93 sq mi)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total8,640
 • Density36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities3

Saanen District was one of the 26 administrative districts in the canton of Bern, Switzerland. Its capital was the municipality of Saanen. The district had an area of 241 km² and consisted of 3 municipalities:

Municipality Population (Dec 2007)[1] Area (km²)
Gsteig bei Gstaad 964 62.4
Lauenen 802 58.7
Saanen 6,874 119.8

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Swiss Federal Statistical Office Archived 2011-09-04 at the Wayback Machine accessed 13-Jul-2009

Coordinates: 46°29′00″N 7°16′00″E / 46.4833°N 7.26667°E / 46.4833; 7.26667