Erbendorf is a town in the Upper Palatinate (Oberpfalz) region of Germany. As of December, 2006, the town has a population of 5,341.

Erbendorf
Coat of arms of Erbendorf
Coat of arms
Location of Erbendorf within Tirschenreuth district
Erbendorf in TIR.svg
Erbendorf is located in Germany
Erbendorf
Erbendorf
Erbendorf is located in Bavaria
Erbendorf
Erbendorf
Coordinates: 49°50′N 12°3′E / 49.833°N 12.050°E / 49.833; 12.050Coordinates: 49°50′N 12°3′E / 49.833°N 12.050°E / 49.833; 12.050
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberpfalz
DistrictTirschenreuth
Subdivisions23 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorHans Donko (CSU)
Area
 • Total67.55 km2 (26.08 sq mi)
Elevation
506 m (1,660 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,085
 • Density75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
92681
Dialling codes09682
Vehicle registrationTIR
Websitewww.erbendorf.de

The following villages are incorporated into the town: Aschenhof, Birkenreuth, Boxdorf, Eppenhof, Frodersreuth, Glashütte, Gössenreuth, Gramlhof, Grötschenreuth, Hauxdorf, Inglashof, Napfberg, Neuenreuth, Pfaben, Plärn, Schadenreuth, Siegritz, Steinbach, Straßenschacht, Thann, Wäldern, Wetzldorf, and Wildenreuth.

Main Attractions of ErbendorfEdit

  • Hiking and biking in the Stienwald region; a mountain range and a national park well known for its long-distance trials.
  • The Mining Museum of Erbendorf, as the city has a very rich mining history.
  • A public recreation center equipped with two heated outdoor pools.

PersonalitiesEdit

Sons and daughters of the cityEdit

Personalities who have worked in the cityEdit

  • Norbert Scharf (1952-2010), Landtag deputy (SPD), was from 2005 to 2008 member of the town council of Erbendorf

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). July 2019.

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