Osterhofen is a town in the district of Deggendorf, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated on the right bank of the Danube, 16 km south of Deggendorf.

Osterhofen
Market square
Market square
Coat of arms of Osterhofen
Coat of arms
Location of Osterhofen within Deggendorf district
Osterhofen in DEG.svg
Osterhofen is located in Germany
Osterhofen
Osterhofen
Osterhofen is located in Bavaria
Osterhofen
Osterhofen
Coordinates: 48°42′N 13°01′E / 48.700°N 13.017°E / 48.700; 13.017Coordinates: 48°42′N 13°01′E / 48.700°N 13.017°E / 48.700; 13.017
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionNiederbayern
DistrictDeggendorf
Government
 • MayorLiane Sedlmeier (FW)
Area
 • Total111.19 km2 (42.93 sq mi)
Elevation
318 m (1,043 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total11,798
 • Density110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
94486
Dialling codes09932
Vehicle registrationDEG
Websitewww.osterhofen.de

The town surrounds Osterhofen Abbey, a former monastery, whose abbey church is now the Basilica of St. Margaretha.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ "Sehenswürdigkeiten" (in German). Stadt Osterhofen. Retrieved 2014-01-04.