Burgdorf, Switzerland

municipality and town in the canton of Bern, Switzerland

Burgdorf (French: Berthoud) is the largest city in the administrative district of Emmental in the canton of Berne in Switzerland.

Burgdorf
Coat of arms of Burgdorf
Coat of arms
Location of Burgdorf
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBerne
DistrictEmmental
Government
 • ExecutiveGemeinderat
with 7 members
 • MayorStadtpräsident (list)
Elisabeth Zäch SPS/PSS
(as of February 2014)
 • ParliamentStadtrat
with 40 members , instaured 1921)
Area
 • Total15.56 km2 (6.01 sq mi)
Elevation
533 m (1,749 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2][3]
 • Total16,407
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
3400
SFOS number0404
Surrounded byHasle bei Burgdorf, Heimiswil, Kirchberg, Krauchthal, Lyssach, Mötschwil, Oberburg, Rüti bei Lyssach, Wynigen
Twin townsEpesses (Switzerland), Burgdorf (Germany), San Pellegrino Terme (Italy)
Websitewww.burgdorf.ch
SFSO statistics

GalleryEdit

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.
  3. https://www.pxweb.bfs.admin.ch/pxweb/de/; retrieved: 15 June 2020; publisher: Federal Statistical Office.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Burgdorf, Switzerland at Wikimedia Commons