Thun (administrative district)

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Thun District

Verwaltungskreis Thun
District
Thun (administrative district)
Country Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
Canton Flag of Canton of Bern.svg  Bern
Capital Thun
Area
  Total322 km2 (124 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
  Total103,233
  Density320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities31

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 31 municipalities with an area of 321.90 km2 (124.29 sq mi) and a population (as of December 2008) of 103,233.

FlagNamePopulation
(31 December 2018) [2]
Area in km²
Amsoldingen-coat of arms.svg Amsoldingen 8124.70
Blumenstein-coat of arms.svg Blumenstein 1,24615.52
Buchholterberg-coat of arms.svg Buchholterberg 1,52715.33
Burgistein-coat of arms.svg Burgistein 1,0967.53
Eriz-coat of arms.svg Eriz 48321.78
Wappen fahrni.jpg Fahrni 8096.67
Forst Langenbuhl-coat of arms.svg Forst-Längenbühl 7654.50
Gurzelen-coat of arms.svg Gurzelen 8404.54
Heiligenschwendi-coat of arms.svg Heiligenschwendi 7035.55
Heimberg-coat of arms.svg Heimberg 6,8325.42
Hilterfingen-coat of arms.svg Hilterfingen 4,0472.83
Homberg-coat of arms.svg Homberg 5096.51
Horrenbach Buchen-coat of arms.svg Horrenbach-Buchen 23520.43
Oberhofen am Thunersee-coat of arms.svg Oberhofen am Thunersee 2,4132.72
Oberlangenegg-coat of arms.svg Oberlangenegg 4629.12
Stocken-Hofen-coat of arms.svg Stocken-Höfen 1,01614.22
Pohlern-coat of arms.svg Pohlern 2559.89
Reutigen-coat of arms.svg Reutigen 99911.26
Seftigen-coat of arms.svg Seftigen 2,1443.89
Sigriswil-coat of arms.svg Sigriswil 4,83355.41
Steffisburg-coat of arms.svg Steffisburg 15,95913.35
Teuffenthal-coat of arms.svg Teuffenthal 1744.52
Thierachern-coat of arms.svg Thierachern 2,4287.51
Thun-coat of arms.svg Thun 43,73421.57
CHE Uebeschi COA.svg Uebeschi 6734.40
Uetendorf-coat of arms.svg Uetendorf 5,89310.15
Unterlangenegg-coat of arms.svg Unterlangenegg 9986.80
Uttigen-coat of arms.svg Uttigen 2,1033.81
Wachseldorn-coat of arms.svg Wachseldorn 2353.52
Wattenwil-coat of arms.svg Wattenwil 2,93614.54
Zwieselberg-coat of arms.svg Zwieselberg 3322.45
Total107,491321.90

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References

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  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 23 September 2019
  3. Nomenklaturen – Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz Archived 2015-11-13 at the Wayback Machine (in German) accessed 13 December 2014

Coordinates: 46°45′N7°37′E / 46.750°N 7.617°E / 46.750; 7.617