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Bern
Berne
BernBerne - Aerial view o the Auld Ceety
Aerial view o the Auld Ceety
Kintra Swisserland Coat of Arms of BernBerne
Canton Bern
Destrict Bern-Mittelland admeenistrative destrict
46°57′N 7°27′E / 46.950°N 7.450°E / 46.950; 7.450Coordinates: 46°57′N 7°27′E / 46.950°N 7.450°E / 46.950; 7.450
Population 127,515 (Diz 2012)[1]
- Densitie 2,471 /km2 (6,400 /sq mi)
Aurie  51.62 km2 (19.93 sq mi)[2]
Elevation 540 m (1,772 ft)
Main Railway Station
  - Heichest 674 m - Könizberg
  - Lawest 481 m - Aare near tae Eymatt
Postal code 3000–3030
SFOS number 0351
Mayor (list) Alexander Tschäppät (as o 2014) SPS/PSS
Demonym Inglis: Bernese, German: Berner(in), French: Bernois(e)
Surroondit bi Bremgarten bei Bern, Frauenkappelen, Ittigen, Kirchlindach, Köniz, Mühleberg, Muri bei Bern, Neuenegg, Ostermundigen, Wohlen bei Bern, Zollikofen
Wabsteid www.bern.ch
SFSO statistics
BernBerne is locatit in Switzerland
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The ceety o Bern or Berne (German: Bern, pronounced [ˈbɛɐn] ( listen); French: Berne [bɛʁn]; Italian: Berna [ˈbɛrna]; Romansh: Berna [ˈbɛrnə]; Bernese German: Bärn [b̥æːrn]) is the Bundesstadt (federal ceety, de facto caipital) o Swisserland, an, wi (as o December 2012) a population o 131,000, the fowert maist populous ceety in Swisserland.[3] The Bern agglomeration, which includes 43 municipalities,[4] haes a population o 349,000.[5] The metropolitan aurie haed a population o 660,000 in 2000.[1] Bern is an aa the caipital o the Canton o Bern, the seicont maist populous o Swisserland's cantons.

The offeecial leid o Bern is German, but the main spoken leid is the Alemannic dialect cried Bernese German; maist residents o the ceety speak baith. Inglish an French are fairly widely spaken, but tae a lesser extent. In 1983 the historic auld toun in the center o Bern became a UNESCO Warld Heritage Sites, an Bern is ranked amang the warld’s top ten ceeties for the best quality o life.[6]

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