Belp

municipality in Switzerland

Belp is a municipality in the Bern-Mittelland administrative district in the canton of Berne, Switzerland.

Belp
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Coat of arms of Belp
Coat of arms
Location of Belp
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBerne
DistrictBern-Mittelland
Government
 • MayorRudolf Neuenschwander
Area
 • Total23.3 km2 (9.0 sq mi)
Elevation
521 m (1,709 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total11,507
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Postal code
3123
SFOS number0861
LocalitiesBelpberg, Viehweide, Heitern, Hofmatt
Surrounded byAllmendingen, Belpberg, Gerzensee, Kehrsatz, Münsingen, Muri bei Bern, Rubigen, Toffen, Wald
Websitewww.belp.ch
SFSO statistics

It is close to Bern's Belp Airport.

The municipality of Belpberg merged on 1 January 2012 into the municipality of Belp.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Belp at Wikimedia Commons