Grindelwald

village and municipality in the canton of Bern, Switzerland

Grindelwald is a municipality in the administrative district of Interlaken-Oberhasli in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. It is at the base of the railway to the Jungfraujoch.

Grindelwald
Coat of arms of Grindelwald
Coat of arms
Location of Grindelwald
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBern
DistrictInterlaken-Oberhasli
Government
 • MayorEmanuel Schlaeppi
Area
 • Total171.28 km2 (66.13 sq mi)
Elevation
1,034 m (3,392 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total3,801
 • Density22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
3818
SFOS number0576
LocalitiesAlpiglen, Grund, Itramen, Mühlebach, Schwendi, Tschingelberg, Wargistal
Surrounded byBrienz, Brienzwiler, Fieschertal (VS), Guttannen, Innertkirchen, Iseltwald, Lauterbrunnen, Lütschental, Meiringen, Schattenhalb
Twin townsAzumi, now Matsumoto (Japan)
Websitewww.grindelwald.com
SFSO statistics
Grindelwald

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.

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