Ostermundigen

Municipality in the canton of Bern in Switzerland

Ostermundigen (Bernese German: Oschtermundige or Mundige) is a city of the Swiss canton of Berne. It is the capital of the Bern-Mittelland administrative district.

Ostermundigen
Coat of arms of Ostermundigen
Coat of arms
Location of Ostermundigen
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBerne
DistrictBern-Mittelland
Government
 • ExecutiveGemeinderat
with 7 members
 • MayorGemeindepräsident
Thomas Iten Ind.
(as of March 2014)
 • ParliamentGrosser Gemeinderat
with 40 members
Area
 • Total5.96 km2 (2.30 sq mi)
Elevation
585 m (1,919 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total17,737
 • Density3,000/km2 (7,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Mundige
Postal code
3072
SFOS number0363
Surrounded byBern, Bolligen, Ittigen, Muri bei Bern, Stettlen
Websitewww.ostermundigen.ch
SFSO statistics

The municipality was made in 1983 when it and Ittigen were splitting from the municipality of Bolligen.

It is famous as the birthplace of actress, Ursula Andress.

Ostermundigen
Migros Ostermundigen

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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