Niederstetten is a town and a municipality in the Main-Tauber district, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated 14 km southeast of Bad Mergentheim, and 19 km west of Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

Niederstetten
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Niederstetten
Coat of arms
Location of Niederstetten within Main-Tauber-Kreis district
Niederstetten im Main-Tauber-Kreis.png
Niederstetten is located in Germany
Niederstetten
Niederstetten
Niederstetten is located in Baden-Württemberg
Niederstetten
Niederstetten
Coordinates: 49°24′03″N 09°55′05″E / 49.40083°N 9.91806°E / 49.40083; 9.91806Coordinates: 49°24′03″N 09°55′05″E / 49.40083°N 9.91806°E / 49.40083; 9.91806
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictMain-Tauber-Kreis
Government
 • MayorHeike Naber
Area
 • Total104.06 km2 (40.18 sq mi)
Elevation
306 m (1,004 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,834
 • Density46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
97996, 97980 (Mönchshof)
Dialling codes07932, 07933, 07939 (Heimberg)
Vehicle registrationTBB, MGH
Websitewww.niederstetten.de

SightsEdit

 
Inner courtyard of castle Haltenbergstetten

The main attraction is the Castle Haltenbergstetten.

MuseumEdit

The Albert-Sammt-Zeppelin-Museum is in memory of last German airship captain Albert Sammt and shows original parts as well as documents of Zeppelin history.

Economy, industry and infrastructureEdit

MilitaryEdit

Niederstetten is home to German Army Aviation Transport Helicopter Regiment 30 based at Niederstetten Air Base.

International relationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.