Neuenstein is a town in the Hohenlohe district, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated 12 km southwest of Künzelsau, and 27 km east of Heilbronn.

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Coat of arms of Neuenstein
Coat of arms
Location of Neuenstein within Hohenlohekreis district
Heilbronn (district)Schwäbisch Hall (district)Main-Tauber-KreisNeckar-Odenwald-KreisBretzfeldDörzbachForchtenbergForchtenbergIngelfingenKrautheimKünzelsauKupferzellMulfingenNeuensteinNiedernhallÖhringenPfedelbachSchöntalWaldenburgWeißbachZweiflingenNeuenstein in KÜN.svg
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Neuenstein is located in Germany
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Neuenstein
Neuenstein is located in Baden-Württemberg
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Neuenstein
Coordinates: 49°12′N 9°35′E / 49.200°N 9.583°E / 49.200; 9.583Coordinates: 49°12′N 9°35′E / 49.200°N 9.583°E / 49.200; 9.583
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictHohenlohekreis
Municipal assoc.Hohenloher Ebene
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorKarl Michael Nicklas
Area
 • Total47.84 km2 (18.47 sq mi)
Elevation
284 m (932 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,531
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
74632
Dialling codes07942
Vehicle registrationKÜN
Websitewww.neuenstein.de

The 16th century castle, home to H.S.H. the prince of Hohenlohe-Oehringen, is open to visitors.

Neuenstein Castle

MayorEdit

From 1999 to 2015 Sabine Eckert-Viereckel was the mayor. In February 2015 Karl Michael Nicklas was elected with 85% of the votes. [2]

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.swr.de/swr4/bw/region-aktuell/heilbronn/buergermeisterwahl-neuenstein-nach-16-jahren-wieder-mann-als-buergermeister/-/id=258308/nid=258308/did=15129690/12bq9i/index.html, accessed 24. February 2015