Mellrichstadt is a town in the district Rhön-Grabfeld, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated 17 km southwest of Meiningen, and 13 km northeast of Bad Neustadt. It includes the following villages: Bahra, Eußenhausen, Frickenhausen, Mühlfeld, Sondheim im Grabfeld und Roßrieth.

Mellrichstadt
Church of Saint Kilian
Church of Saint Kilian
Coat of arms of Mellrichstadt
Coat of arms
Location of Mellrichstadt within Rhön-Grabfeld district
Mellrichstadt in NES.svg
Mellrichstadt is located in Germany
Mellrichstadt
Mellrichstadt
Mellrichstadt is located in Bavaria
Mellrichstadt
Mellrichstadt
Coordinates: 50°25′N 10°19′E / 50.417°N 10.317°E / 50.417; 10.317Coordinates: 50°25′N 10°19′E / 50.417°N 10.317°E / 50.417; 10.317
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUnterfranken
DistrictRhön-Grabfeld
Municipal assoc.Mellrichstadt
Government
 • MayorEberhard Streit (FW)
Area
 • Total55.78 km2 (21.54 sq mi)
Elevation
270 m (890 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,525
 • Density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
97638
Dialling codes09776
Vehicle registrationNES, KÖN, MET
Websitewww.mellrichstadt.de

LiteratureEdit

Features in John Douglas-Gray's thriller 'The Novak Legacy' ISBN 978-0-7552-1321-4

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