Neresheim is a town in the Ostalbkreis district, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) northeast of Heidenheim, and 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Aalen. It's the home of the Neresheim Abbey, which still hosts monks, was Reichsfrei until the German Mediatisation and was built by Balthasar Neumann.

Neresheim
Neresheim, abbey in background
Neresheim, abbey in background
Coat of arms of Neresheim
Coat of arms
Location of Neresheim within Ostalbkreis district
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Neresheim is located in Germany
Neresheim
Neresheim
Neresheim is located in Baden-Württemberg
Neresheim
Neresheim
Coordinates: 48°45′15″N 10°20′04″E / 48.75417°N 10.33444°E / 48.75417; 10.33444Coordinates: 48°45′15″N 10°20′04″E / 48.75417°N 10.33444°E / 48.75417; 10.33444
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictOstalbkreis
Subdivisions6 Stadtteile
Government
 • MayorThomas Häfele
Area
 • Total118.52 km2 (45.76 sq mi)
Elevation
503 m (1,650 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total7,945
 • Density67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
73450
Dialling codes07326, Elchingen 07367
Vehicle registrationAA
Websitewww.neresheim.de

Neresheim is listed on the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, France, along with 95 other sites of battles won by the French army.[2]

Neresheim Cathedral
Neresheim Town hall (Red building with tower)
Former post-office Neresheim

Born in NeresheimEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ Arc de Triomphe Archived 2005-03-06 at the Wayback Machine on Parisrama.com