Geiselhöring is a town in the Straubing-Bogen district, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated 14 km southwest of Straubing, and 30 km southeast of Regensburg.

Geiselhöring
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Geiselhöring
Coat of arms
Location of Geiselhöring within Straubing-Bogen district
Geiselhöring in SR.svg
Geiselhöring is located in Germany
Geiselhöring
Geiselhöring
Geiselhöring is located in Bavaria
Geiselhöring
Geiselhöring
Coordinates: 48°49′33″N 12°23′33″E / 48.82583°N 12.39250°E / 48.82583; 12.39250Coordinates: 48°49′33″N 12°23′33″E / 48.82583°N 12.39250°E / 48.82583; 12.39250
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionNiederbayern
DistrictStraubing-Bogen
Government
 • MayorHerbert Lichtinger (CSU)
Area
 • Total99.96 km2 (38.59 sq mi)
Elevation
356 m (1,168 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,860
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
94333
Dialling codes09423
Vehicle registrationSR
WebsiteStadt Geiselhöring

PersonalitiesEdit

The following personalities come from Geiselhöring and / or have / had to deal with Geiselhöring:

  • Hans-Jürgen Buchner (born 1944) named his music group Haindling after the district of the same name
  • Elli Erl (born 1979), winner of Germany is looking for the superstar 2003
  • Luise Kinseher (born 1969), cabaret artist and actress, grew up in Geiselhöring
  • Heinrich Weber (1940-2010), tenor

ReferencesEdit

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

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