Maroldsweisach

Maroldsweisach is a municipality in the district of Haßberge in Bavaria in Germany.

Maroldsweisach
Maroldsweisach Castle
Maroldsweisach Castle
Coat of arms of Maroldsweisach
Coat of arms
Location of Maroldsweisach within Haßberge district
Maroldsweisach in HAS.svg
Maroldsweisach is located in Germany
Maroldsweisach
Maroldsweisach
Maroldsweisach is located in Bavaria
Maroldsweisach
Maroldsweisach
Coordinates: 50°11′51″N 10°39′49″E / 50.19750°N 10.66361°E / 50.19750; 10.66361Coordinates: 50°11′51″N 10°39′49″E / 50.19750°N 10.66361°E / 50.19750; 10.66361
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUnterfranken
DistrictHaßberge
Government
 • MayorWolfram Thein (SPD)
Area
 • Total71.87 km2 (27.75 sq mi)
Elevation
334 m (1,096 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,265
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
96126
Dialling codes09532
Vehicle registrationHAS
Websitewww.maroldsweisach.de

Culture and sightsEdit

Local Citizens of NoteEdit

  • Joseph Brunner (November 26, 1706 –– November 19, 1827) was born in Trappstadt and died in Altenstein. Once considered to have been the oldest proven person, information has recently surfaced which suggests he may have only been born in 1739, making him 88 years old at the time of his death [1][2][3]
  • Rudolf Berthold, the World War I flying ace and Pour le Merite winner, was born in Ditterswind.[2]

EndnotesEdit

  1. ^ "Tabellenblatt "Daten 2", Statistischer Bericht A1200C 202041 Einwohnerzahlen der Gemeinden, Kreise und Regierungsbezirke". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). July 2020.
  2. ^ Franks et al 1993, p. 71.

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