Schönau im Schwarzwald is a town in the district of Lörrach in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated in the Black Forest, on the river Wiese, 35 kilometres (22 mi) northeast of Basel, Switzerland, and 23 kilometres (14 mi) south of Freiburg.

Schönau im Schwarzwald
Coat of arms of Schönau im Schwarzwald
Coat of arms
Location of Schönau im Schwarzwald
Schönau im Schwarzwald is located in Germany
Schönau im Schwarzwald
Schönau im Schwarzwald
Schönau im Schwarzwald is located in Baden-Württemberg
Schönau im Schwarzwald
Schönau im Schwarzwald
Coordinates: 47°47′12″N 07°53′39″E / 47.78667°N 7.89417°E / 47.78667; 7.89417Coordinates: 47°47′12″N 07°53′39″E / 47.78667°N 7.89417°E / 47.78667; 7.89417
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictLörrach
Government
 • MayorPeter Schelshorn
Area
 • Total14.70 km2 (5.68 sq mi)
Elevation
540 m (1,770 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total2,420
 • Density160/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
79677
Dialling codes07673
Vehicle registration
Websitewww.schoenau-im-schwarzwald.de

MayorsEdit

  • 1945–1946: Albert Gutmann
  • 1946–1956: Karl Zimmermann
  • 1957–1977: Ludwig Morath (FWV)
  • 1977–1993: Richard Böhler (CDU)
  • 1993–2012: Bernhard Seger (CDU)
  • since 2012: Peter Schelshorn (CDU). [2]

Notable people from SchönauEdit

Albert Leo Schlageter in 1918
Church of Assumption of Mary
Protestant church

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ Neitsch, Stefanie. "Staatsanzeiger BW: Schönau im Schwarzwald". www.staatsanzeiger.de. Retrieved 28 December 2017.