About this soundLöwenstein  is a town in the district of Heilbronn in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It was first mentioned in 1123. The castle of Löwenstein served as a residence for the counts of Löwenstein-Wertheim. In 1634 the castle was destroyed by the imperial forces.

Löwenstein
View from East
View from East
Coat of arms of Löwenstein
Coat of arms
Location of Löwenstein within Heilbronn district
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Löwenstein is located in Germany
Löwenstein
Löwenstein
Löwenstein is located in Baden-Württemberg
Löwenstein
Löwenstein
Coordinates: 49°6′N 9°23′E / 49.100°N 9.383°E / 49.100; 9.383Coordinates: 49°6′N 9°23′E / 49.100°N 9.383°E / 49.100; 9.383
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictHeilbronn
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorKlaus Schifferer
Area
 • Total23.46 km2 (9.06 sq mi)
Elevation
385 m (1,263 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,394
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
74245
Dialling codes07130
Vehicle registrationHN
Websitewww.stadt-loewenstein.de

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.

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