Saint-Imier

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Saint-Imier
Coat of arms of Saint-Imier
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Berne
District Jura bernois
Government
 • Executive Conseil municipal
with 7 members
 • Mayor Maire
Stéphane Boillat 
 • Parliament Conseil de Ville
with 31 members
Area[1]
 • Total 20.89 km2 (8.07 sq mi)
Elevation 820 m (2,690 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total 5,121
 • Density 245.14/km2 (634.91/sq mi)
Postal code 2610
SFOS number 0443
Surrounded by Sonvilier, Villeret, Muriaux (JU), Le Noirmont (JU), Les Bois (JU), Le Pâquier (NE), Villiers (NE)
Website www.saint-imier.ch
SFSO statistics

Saint-Imier is a municipality of the administrative district of Jura bernois in the canton of Berne in Switzerland.

Saint-Imier is the hometown of the Longines watchmaking company. The Breitling watchmaking company was founded in Saint-Imier, but moved to Grenchen, Canton of Solothurn.

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References[change | change source]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2017

Other websites[change | change source]

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