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Kirchlindach
Coat of arms of Kirchlindach
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Berne
District Bern-Mittelland
Area
 • Total 11.95 km2 (4.61 sq mi)
Elevation 595 m (1,952 ft)
Population (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 2,900
 • Density 243/km2 (629/sq mi)
Postal code 3038
Surrounded by Bern, Bremgarten bei Bern, Diemerswil, Meikirch, Münchenbuchsee, Schüpfen, Wohlen bei Bern, Zollikofen

Kirchlindach is a municipality in the administrative district of Bern-Mittelland in the canton of Berne in Switzerland.

The municipality is located in the settlement of Bern, on a terrace on the slopes of the Schüpberg above the right bank of the Aare river. It consists of the villages of Kirchlindach, Oberlindach and Herrenschwanden as well as hamlets and individual farm houses.

The Halenbrücke (Halen bridge, shared with Bern), the Neubrügg (New bridge, shared with Bern) and the Siedlung Halen (Halen settlement) are listed as Swiss heritage site of national significance. The entire Siedlung Halen is part of the Inventory of Swiss Heritage Sites.

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