Michelsneukirchen

Michelsneukirchen is a municipality in Oberpfälzer district of Cham in Bavaria in Germany.

Michelsneukirchen
Saint Michael Church
Saint Michael Church
Coat of arms of Michelsneukirchen
Coat of arms
Location of Michelsneukirchen within Cham district
Michelsneukirchen in CHA.svg
Michelsneukirchen is located in Germany
Michelsneukirchen
Michelsneukirchen
Michelsneukirchen is located in Bavaria
Michelsneukirchen
Michelsneukirchen
Coordinates: 49°7′27″N 12°33′9″E / 49.12417°N 12.55250°E / 49.12417; 12.55250Coordinates: 49°7′27″N 12°33′9″E / 49.12417°N 12.55250°E / 49.12417; 12.55250
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberpfalz
DistrictCham
Municipal assoc.Falkenstein, Bavaria
Government
 • MayorGerhard Blab
Area
 • Total32.86 km2 (12.69 sq mi)
Elevation
569 m (1,867 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,726
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
93185
Dialling codes0 94 67
Vehicle registrationCHA
Websitewww.michelsneukirchen.de

Geographical FactsEdit

Geographical positionEdit

The village is located in the Bavarian Forest.

Adjoining MunicipalitiesEdit

Adjoining municipalities are Schorndorf, Falkenstein, Obertrübenbach and in Zinzenzell in Niederbayern.

Structuring of the CommunityEdit

There are several small villages in Michelsneukirchen, for example Dörfling, Woppmannsdorf, Momannsfelden, Regelsmais and Ponholz.


HistoryEdit

The village belonged to the masters of Falkenstein.


CrestEdit

Michelsneukirchen's crest is "divided by red and gold; a silver flaming sword in front, three tilted lozenges in the back."


Gastronomic SpecialtiesEdit

Grandma's mushroom soup with dumplings and apple pie for dessert.


ReferencesEdit

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

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