Alpirsbach (About this sound ) is a town in the district of Freudenstadt in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. It is situated in the Black Forest on the Kinzig river, 13 km south of Freudenstadt.

Alpirsbach
Alpirsbach Kloster.jpg
Coat of arms of Alpirsbach
Coat of arms
Location of Alpirsbach
Alpirsbach is located in Germany
Alpirsbach
Alpirsbach
Alpirsbach is located in Baden-Württemberg
Alpirsbach
Alpirsbach
Coordinates: 48°20′46″N 8°24′14″E / 48.34611°N 8.40389°E / 48.34611; 8.40389Coordinates: 48°20′46″N 8°24′14″E / 48.34611°N 8.40389°E / 48.34611; 8.40389
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionKarlsruhe
DistrictFreudenstadt
Subdivisions6
Government
 • MayorMichael E. Pfaff
Area
 • Total64.55 km2 (24.92 sq mi)
Elevation
441 m (1,447 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,304
 • Density98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
72271–72275
Dialling codes07444
Vehicle registrationFDS
Websitewww.alpirsbach.de

Alpirsbach is twinned with the French commune of Neuville-sur-Saône.

Kloster Alpirsbach 14.JPG
Old brewery

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

  • Emil Bühler (1899–1983), aeronautical engineer
  • Otto Eisenmann (1913-2002), politician ( DP, FDP) Bundestag, MdL (Schleswig-Holstein), Minister of Labour, Social Affairs and displaced Persons in Schleswig-Holstein.
  • Peter Weidenbach (born 1934), forestry director
  • Else Schwenk Anger (born 1936), children's book author and publisher
  • Marcus Rominger (born 1972), handball goalkeeper
  • Oliver Thomas (born 1977), pop singer

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.