Spiez

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Spiez
Coat of arms of Spiez
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Berne
District Frutigen-Niedersimmental
Government
 • Executive Gemeinderat
with 7 members
 • Mayor Gemeindepräsident
Franz Arnold SP/PS
(as of 2002)
 • Parliament Grosser Gemeinderat
with 36 members
Area[1]
 • Total 16.69 km2 (6.44 sq mi)
Elevation (Railway station) 628 m (2,060 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total 12,713
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Postal code 3700
SFOS number 0768
Localities Einigen, Faulensee, Hondrich and Spiezwiler
Surrounded by Aeschi bei Spiez, Hilterfingen, Krattigen, Oberhofen am Thunersee, Reutigen, Sigriswil, Thun, Wimmis, Zwieselberg
Twin towns Prachatice (Czech Republic)
Website www.spiez.ch
SFSO statistics

Spiez is a town and municipality in the administrative district of Frutigen-Niedersimmental in the canton of Berne in Switzerland.

It is located on Lake Thun.

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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

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