Rapperswil, Bern

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Rapperswil
Coat of arms of Rapperswil
Coat of arms
Location of Rapperswil
CountrySwitzerland
CantonBerne
DistrictSeeland
Area
 • Total20.40 km2 (7.88 sq mi)
Elevation
521 m (1,709 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total2,617
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Postal code
3251, 3255, 3256
SFOS number0310
Surrounded byBangerten, Deisswil bei Münchenbuchsee, Grossaffoltern, Messen (SO), Münchenbuchsee, Ruppoldsried, Scheunen, Schüpfen, Wengi, Zuzwil
Websitewww.rapperswil-be.ch
SFSO statistics

Rapperswil is a municipality in the Seeland administrative district in the canton of Berne in Switzerland. It lies 13 km (8.1 mi) north of the capital Bern. On 1 January 2013 the former municipality of Ruppoldsried merged into Rapperswil.[3] On 1 January 2016 the former municipality of Bangerten merged into Rapperswil.[4]

Rapperswil

References[change | change source]

  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.
  3. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 14 January 2013
  4. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz Archived 2015-11-13 at the Wayback Machine published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 19 January 2016

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