Berne, Germany

Berne is a municipality in the district of Wesermarsch, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is on the left bank of the Weser, approximately 20 km east of Oldenburg and 25 km northwest of Bremen.

Berne
Church of Saint Aegidius
Church of Saint Aegidius
Coat of arms of Berne
Coat of arms
Location of Berne within Wesermarsch district
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Berne is located in Germany
Berne
Berne
Berne is located in Lower Saxony
Berne
Berne
Coordinates: 53°11′N 8°29′E / 53.183°N 8.483°E / 53.183; 8.483Coordinates: 53°11′N 8°29′E / 53.183°N 8.483°E / 53.183; 8.483
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictWesermarsch
Subdivisions34 districts
Government
 • MayorHartmut Schierenstedt (Ind.)
Area
 • Total85.2 km2 (32.9 sq mi)
Elevation
6 m (20 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,889
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
27804
Dialling codes04406
Vehicle registrationBRA
Websitewww.berne.de

Notable peopleEdit

The Canadian photographer Leonard Frank (1870-1944) was born in Berne. It is also the birthplace of musician, producer and songwriter Dieter Bohlen.

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