Dietingen is a municipality in the district of Rottweil, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Dietingen
Coat of arms of Dietingen
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Location of Dietingen within Rottweil district
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Dietingen is located in Germany
Dietingen
Dietingen
Dietingen is located in Baden-Württemberg
Dietingen
Dietingen
Coordinates: 48°12′20″N 08°38′46″E / 48.20556°N 8.64611°E / 48.20556; 8.64611Coordinates: 48°12′20″N 08°38′46″E / 48.20556°N 8.64611°E / 48.20556; 8.64611
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictRottweil
Government
 • MayorFrank Scholz
Area
 • Total42.25 km2 (16.31 sq mi)
Elevation
575 m (1,886 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,012
 • Density95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
78661
Dialling codes0741 bzw. 07404
Vehicle registrationRW
Websitewww.dietingen.de

GeographyEdit

Dietingen is located in the Upper Neckar valley between the Black Forest and the Swabian Jura in 544–623 meters altitude, about five kilometers away from the town of Rottweil.

Neighboring communitiesEdit

The municipality borders to Epfendorf, on the east to Rosenfeld and Zimmern unter der Burg in the Zollernalbkreis, in the south to the county town Rottweil and in the west to Villingendorf.

Municipality arrangementEdit

The municipality Dietingen includes the formerly independent municipalities Böhringen, Gößlingen, Irslingen and Rotenzimmern.

  • To Böhringen belonged the village Böhringen and residential spaces Böhringer mill and chapel courtyard.
  • To Dietingen belonged before the local government reform in the 1970s the village Dietingen, the castle and farmstead Hohenstein, the farm Tierstein and the living space Hasler-Wasen.
  • To Gößlingen belonged the village Gößlingen.
  • To Irslingen belonged the village Irslingen, Häuser, chapel Maria Hochheim.
 
Dietingen-Irslingen-Maria Hochheim
  • To Rotenzimmern belonged the village Rotenzimmern and the Bettenberger Hof.

In the hamlet of Irslingen is situated Burgstall Tierstein respectively castle Wildeck.[2]

Crests of the former municipalitiesEdit

TourismEdit

Tourist trains on weekends in the summerEdit

About Schömberg and Balingen the station Rotenzimmern can be reached over a wheel hiking shuttle from Tübingen. (free bicycle transport on weekends and holidays in the summer).[3] The Hohenzollerische Landesbahn reaches with coupled railcars from Tübingen to Kleinengstingen the Upper Danube Nature Park and continues by bus till the starting point of the Schlichem hiking trail in Tieringen. Since 2015 an early train allows full-day excursions.[4] Less experienced hikers can divide the Schlichem hiking trail in stages.[5]

FreemanEdit

Franz Müller, mayor, received at its adoption in January 1968, the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ Das Land Baden-Württemberg. Amtliche Beschreibung nach Kreisen und Gemeinden. Band VI: Regierungsbezirk Freiburg Kohlhammer, Stuttgart 1982, ISBN 3-17-007174-2. S. 492–495
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-05-18. Retrieved 2016-07-15.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ : Rad Wander Shuttle. In: Schwarzwälder Bote. 24. April 2015.
  5. ^ : Premiere. In: Schwarzwälder Bote. 28. April 2015.