Bibern has an area, , of . Of this area, or 61.9% is used for agricultural purposes, while or 30.1% is forested. Of the rest of the land, or 8.0% is settled (buildings or roads), or 0.3% is either rivers or lakes.
Of the built up area, housing and buildings made up 3.7% and transportation infrastructure made up 3.7%. Out of the forested land, all of the forested land area is covered with heavy forests. Of the agricultural land, 40.1% is used for growing crops and 20.7% is pastures. All the water in the municipality is flowing water.
The municipality is located in the Bucheggberg district, in the Bibern valley along the Bibernbach river. It consists of the linear village of Bibern.
Coat of arms
The blazon of the municipal coat of arms is Gules a Bend wavy Or between an Oak Branch Vert acorned of the second and a Rose of the same barbed of the third.
Bibern has a population () of . , 3.3% of the population are resident foreign nationals. accessed... Read More