Peißenberg

Peißenberg is a municipality in the Weilheim-Schongau district, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated 7 km southwest of Weilheim in Oberbayern.

Peißenberg
Peißenberg in winter
Peißenberg in winter
Coat of arms of Peißenberg
Coat of arms
Location of Peißenberg within Weilheim-Schongau district
Peißenberg in WM.svg
Peißenberg is located in Germany
Peißenberg
Peißenberg
Peißenberg is located in Bavaria
Peißenberg
Peißenberg
Coordinates: 47°47′42″N 11°03′37″E / 47.79500°N 11.06028°E / 47.79500; 11.06028Coordinates: 47°47′42″N 11°03′37″E / 47.79500°N 11.06028°E / 47.79500; 11.06028
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUpper Bavaria
DistrictWeilheim-Schongau
Government
 • MayorManuela Vanni (Ind.)
Area
 • Total32.69 km2 (12.62 sq mi)
Elevation
584 m (1,916 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total12,589
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
82380
Dialling codes08803
Vehicle registrationWM
Websitewww.peissenberg.de

TransportEdit

Peißenberg has two train stations, of which one is still in use, and is situated at the Weilheim-Schongau railway and offers hourly connections to Augsburg.

SportEdit

The aeroclub Weilheim-Peißenberg flying at Paterzell airfield is rather successful in glider aerobatics: 2006 German National Champion Markus Feyerabend[2] and Hans-Georg Resch[3] are members of the German national glider aerobatics team.

PeopleEdit

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.
  2. ^ DAeC: German National Team member Markus Feyerabend (in German) Archived 2007-10-29 at the Wayback Machine - accessed 2008-02-09
  3. ^ DAeC: German National Team member Hans-Georg Resch (in German) Archived 2007-10-29 at the Wayback Machine - accessed 2008-02-09