Thun (administrative district)

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Thun District

Verwaltungskreis Thun
District
Location of Thun District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Bern
CapitalThun
Area
 • Total322 km2 (124 sq mi)
Population
(2008)
 • Total103,233
 • Density320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities32

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 2017)[2]
Area in km²
Amsoldingen Amsoldingen 828 4.70
Blumenstein Blumenstein 1,227 15.52
Buchholterberg Buchholterberg 1,552 15.33
Burgistein Burgistein 1,092 7.53
Eriz Eriz 490 21.78
Fahrni Fahrni 788 6.67
Forst-Längenbühl Forst-Längenbühl 778 4.50
Gurzelen Gurzelen 829 4.54
Heiligenschwendi Heiligenschwendi 682 5.55
Heimberg Heimberg 6,765 5.42
Hilterfingen Hilterfingen 4,072 2.83
Homberg Homberg 523 6.51
Horrenbach-Buchen Horrenbach-Buchen 226 20.43
Oberhofen am Thunersee Oberhofen am Thunersee 2,415 2.72
Oberlangenegg Oberlangenegg 475 9.12
Stocken-Höfen Stocken-Höfen 1,004 14.22
Pohlern Pohlern 257 9.89
Reutigen Reutigen 983 11.26
Schwendibach Schwendibach 249 1.50
Seftigen Seftigen 2,191 3.89
Sigriswil Sigriswil 4,788 55.41
Steffisburg Steffisburg 15,816 13.35
Teuffenthal Teuffenthal 165 4.52
Thierachern Thierachern 2,401 7.51
Thun Thun 43,743 21.57
Uebeschi Uebeschi 685 4.40
Uetendorf Uetendorf 5,950 10.15
Unterlangenegg Unterlangenegg 987 6.80
Uttigen Uttigen 2,070 3.81
Wachseldorn Wachseldorn 234 3.52
Wattenwil Wattenwil 2,895 14.54
Zwieselberg Zwieselberg 324 2.45
Total 107,484 321.90

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 17 September 2018
  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