Schonach im Schwarzwald is a town in the district of Schwarzwald-Baar in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

Schonach im Schwarzwald
Schonach seen from the south
Schonach seen from the south
Coat of arms of Schonach im Schwarzwald
Coat of arms
Location of Schonach im Schwarzwald within Schwarzwald-Baar-Kreis district
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Schonach im Schwarzwald is located in Germany
Schonach im Schwarzwald
Schonach im Schwarzwald
Schonach im Schwarzwald is located in Baden-Württemberg
Schonach im Schwarzwald
Schonach im Schwarzwald
Coordinates: 48°08′33″N 08°12′09″E / 48.14250°N 8.20250°E / 48.14250; 8.20250Coordinates: 48°08′33″N 08°12′09″E / 48.14250°N 8.20250°E / 48.14250; 8.20250
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictSchwarzwald-Baar-Kreis
Government
 • MayorJörg Frey
Area
 • Total36.71 km2 (14.17 sq mi)
Elevation
540-1,155 m (−3,249 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,045
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
78136
Dialling codes07722
Vehicle registrationVS
Websitewww.schonach.de

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SportEdit

Winter sports, especially Nordic combined and cross country, have a great influence on Schonach. In every year, Schonach is a station of the FIS Nordic Combined World Cup holding the Schwarzwaldpokal. In 1981 and 2002, Schonach hosted the FIS Nordic Junior World Ski Championships.

Famous athletes from Schonach:

PersonalitiesEdit

Sons and Daughters of the CommunityEdit

  • Benedikt Kuner (1889-1945), NSDAP district leader
  • Karl Rombach (born 1951), politician (CDU), member of the Landtag of Baden-Württemberg
  • Urban Hettich (born 1953), Nordic Combiner
  • Hansjörg Jäkle (born 1971), ski jumper

People who are connected to the placeEdit

ReferencesEdit

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