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Ringgenberg
Coat of arms of Ringgenberg
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Berne
District Interlaken-Oberhasli
Area
 • Total 8.75 km2 (3.38 sq mi)
Elevation 1,103 m (3,619 ft)
Population (Dec 2015 )
 • Total 2,658
 • Density 303.77/km2 (786.8/sq mi)
Postal code 3852
Localities Ringgenberg, Goldswil
Surrounded by Bönigen, Habkern, Interlaken, Niederried bei Interlaken, Unterseen

Ringgenberg (sometimes also written as Ringgenberg BE in order to distinguish it from other "Ringgenbergs") is a village and a municipality in the Interlaken-Oberhasli administrative district in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. Besides the village of Ringgenberg, the municipality also includes the village of Goldswil.

Ringgenberg is located on the northern shores of Lake Brienz. It has a small church that was built on the ruins of a castle in the 17th century.

Ringgenberg and Goldswil belong to the Small Agglomeration Interlaken with 23,300 inhabitants (2014).

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