Königsberg in Bayern is a town in the Haßberge district, in Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germany. It is situated 7 km northeast of Haßfurt, and 31 km northwest of Bamberg.

Königsberg in Bayern
Aerial view of the old town of Königsberg
Aerial view of the old town of Königsberg
Coat of arms of Königsberg in Bayern
Coat of arms
Location of Königsberg in Bayern within Haßberge district
Königsberg in Bayern in HAS.svg
Königsberg in Bayern is located in Germany
Königsberg in Bayern
Königsberg in Bayern
Königsberg in Bayern is located in Bavaria
Königsberg in Bayern
Königsberg in Bayern
Coordinates: 50°4′40″N 10°34′00″E / 50.07778°N 10.56667°E / 50.07778; 10.56667Coordinates: 50°4′40″N 10°34′00″E / 50.07778°N 10.56667°E / 50.07778; 10.56667
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUnterfranken
DistrictHaßberge
Subdivisions10 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorClaus Bittenbrünn (FW)
Area
 • Total61.86 km2 (23.88 sq mi)
Elevation
280 m (920 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,638
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
97486
Dialling codes09525
Vehicle registrationHAS
Websitewww.koenigsberg.de

It was an exclave of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha until 1918, after having been a part of Saxe-Hildburghausen.

Notable peopleEdit

 
Plaque at the birthplace of Regiomontanus

ReferencesEdit

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