Münsingen

Municipality in the canton of Bern in Switzerland

Münsingen (French: Munisenges) is a town and municipality in the administrative district of Bern-Mittelland in the canton of Berne in Switzerland.

Münsingen
Coat of arms of Münsingen
Coat of arms
Location of Münsingen
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBerne
DistrictBern-Mittelland
Government
 • ExecutiveGemeinderat
with 7 members
 • MayorGemeindepräsident
Beat Moser
 • ParliamentGemeindeparlament
with 30 members
Area
 • Total15.75 km2 (6.08 sq mi)
Elevation
541 m (1,775 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total12,723
 • Density810/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Postal code
3110
SFOS number0616
Surrounded byBelp, Gerzensee, Konolfingen, Rubigen, Tägertschi, Trimstein, Wichtrach
Twin townsMünsingen (Germany), Humpolec (Czech Republic)
Websitewww.muensingen.ch
SFSO statistics

On 1 January 2013 the former municipality of Trimstein merged into the municipality of Münsingen and On 1 January 2017 the former municipality of Tägertschi merged into the municipality of Münsingen.

The municipality lies on the River Aare between the cities of Bern and Thun.

Münsingen

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 Münsingen BE at Wikimedia Commons