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

Fluorn-Winzeln
Coat of arms of Fluorn-Winzeln
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Location of Fluorn-Winzeln within Rottweil district
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Fluorn-Winzeln is located in Germany
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Fluorn-Winzeln is located in Baden-Württemberg
Fluorn-Winzeln
Fluorn-Winzeln
Coordinates: 48°17′53″N 08°29′27″E / 48.29806°N 8.49083°E / 48.29806; 8.49083Coordinates: 48°17′53″N 08°29′27″E / 48.29806°N 8.49083°E / 48.29806; 8.49083
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictRottweil
Government
 • MayorBernhard Tjaden
Area
 • Total24.59 km2 (9.49 sq mi)
Elevation
649 m (2,129 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,100
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
78737
Dialling codes07402
Vehicle registrationRW
Websitewww.fluorn-winzeln.de

GeographyEdit

Geographical locationEdit

Fluorn-Winzeln is located on the eastern edge of the Black Forest on the Neckar Valley, about six kilometers west of Oberndorf am Neckar at an altitude of 649 m above sea level.

Neighboring communitiesEdit

The municipality is bordering to the north to the Alpirsbach district Peterzell in the district of Freudenstadt, in the east to the Oberdorfer district Beffendorf, on the south to the Schramberg district Waldmössingen and in the west to Aichhalden.

 
Fluorn-Winzeln in Rottweil district

Municipality arrangementEdit

The municipality Fluorn-Winzeln consists of the previously independent municipalities Fluorn and Winzeln.[2]

HistoryEdit

Archaeological findings suggest that in Roman times a brickyard was in Winzeln forest.[3] In 1099 Fluorn is first mentioned in a document of the Alpirsbach Abbey. On November 1, 1972, the two villages Fluorn and Winzeln closed together and merged to Fluorn-Winzeln.

PoliticsEdit

The community belongs to the Agreed Management Board of the City Oberndorf am Neckar.

MayorEdit

On 14 August 2005 Bernhard Tjaden was elected on the second ballot as the new mayor of the municipality. He broke from Wolfgang Schnell. In the mayoral elections on January 27, 2014 Bernhard Tjaden was confirmed for a further eight years in office.

PartnershipsEdit

Fluorn-Winzeln maintains partnerships with Schönau an der Triesting in Lower Austria and to the hamlet Obercarsdorf of the town Dippoldiswalde in Saxony.

SportsEdit

There are two football clubs, the VFL Fluorn and the SV Winzeln.

EducationEdit

In the district Fluorn there is a primary school with Werkrealschule, the primary school in the district Winzeln was closed in summer 2015. All secondary schools are available in the nearby cities of Oberndorf am Neckar, Aichhalden, Schramberg, Dunningen and Rottweil.

Sons and daughters of the cityEdit

  • Reiner Trik (born 1963), ringer

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. 481–482
  3. ^ Ulrich Brandl und Emmi Federhofer: Ton + Technik. Römische Ziegel. Theiss, Stuttgart 2010, ISBN 978-3-8062-2403-0 (Schriften des Limesmuseums Aalen. Nr. 61)