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 2016)[2]
Area in km²
Amsoldingen Amsoldingen 802 4.70
Blumenstein Blumenstein 1,209 15.52
Buchholterberg Buchholterberg 1,544 15.33
Burgistein Burgistein 1,070 7.53
Eriz Eriz 492 21.78
Fahrni Fahrni 802 6.67
Forst-Längenbühl Forst-Längenbühl 781 4.50
Gurzelen Gurzelen 855 4.54
Heiligenschwendi Heiligenschwendi 691 5.55
Heimberg Heimberg 6,691 5.42
Hilterfingen Hilterfingen 4,077 2.83
Homberg Homberg 511 6.51
Horrenbach-Buchen Horrenbach-Buchen 236 20.43
Oberhofen am Thunersee Oberhofen am Thunersee 2,423 2.72
Oberlangenegg Oberlangenegg 475 9.12
Stocken-Höfen Stocken-Höfen 992 14.22
Pohlern Pohlern 257 9.89
Reutigen Reutigen 988 11.26
Schwendibach Schwendibach 247 1.50
Seftigen Seftigen 2,194 3.89
Sigriswil Sigriswil 4,759 55.41
Steffisburg Steffisburg 15,783 13.35
Teuffenthal Teuffenthal 156 4.52
Thierachern Thierachern 2,426 7.51
Thun Thun 43,568 21.57
Uebeschi Uebeschi 667 4.40
Uetendorf Uetendorf 6,006 10.15
Unterlangenegg Unterlangenegg 973 6.80
Uttigen Uttigen 1,959 3.81
Wachseldorn Wachseldorn 233 3.52
Wattenwil Wattenwil 2,869 14.54
Zwieselberg Zwieselberg 319 2.45
Total 107,055 321.90

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 (PDF) (Report). Federal Statistical Office. 2009. 2776. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 November 2010. Retrieved 6 March 2010. 
  2. ^ Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 30 August 2017
  3. ^ Nomenklaturen – Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz Archived 2015-11-13 at the Wayback Machine. (in German) accessed 13 December 2014

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