Münchenbuchsee

municipality in the canton of Bern in Switzerland

Münchenbuchsee is a municipality in the administrative district of Bern-Mittelland in the canton of Berne in Switzerland. It is famous as the birthplace of painter Paul Klee.

Münchenbuchsee
Institutsgebäude Hofwil Münchenbuchsee1.jpg
Coat of arms of Münchenbuchsee
Coat of arms
Location of Münchenbuchsee
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBerne
DistrictBern-Mittelland
Government
 • ExecutiveGemeinderat
with 7 members
 • MayorGemeindepräsident
 • ParliamentGrosser Gemeinderat
with 40 members
Area
 • Total8.9 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Elevation
564 m (1,850 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total10,206
 • Density1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
3053
SFOS number0546
LocalitiesHofwil
Surrounded byBolligen, Deisswil bei Münchenbuchsee, Diemerswil, Ittigen, Kirchlindach, Moosseedorf, Rapperswil, Schüpfen, Wiggiswil, Zollikofen
Twin townsLandiswil (Switzerland), Milevsko (Czech Republic)
Websitewww.muenchenbuchsee.ch
SFSO statistics

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.