Stadtsteinach is a town in the district of Kulmbach, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated in the Frankenwald, 8 km northeast of Kulmbach.

Stadtsteinach
Coat of arms of Stadtsteinach
Coat of arms
Location of Stadtsteinach within Kulmbach district
Stadtsteinach in KU.svg
Stadtsteinach is located in Germany
Stadtsteinach
Stadtsteinach
Stadtsteinach is located in Bavaria
Stadtsteinach
Stadtsteinach
Coordinates: 50°10′N 11°30′E / 50.167°N 11.500°E / 50.167; 11.500Coordinates: 50°10′N 11°30′E / 50.167°N 11.500°E / 50.167; 11.500
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberfranken
DistrictKulmbach
Municipal assoc.Stadtsteinach
Subdivisions27 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorRoland Wolfrum (SPD)
Area
 • Total39.65 km2 (15.31 sq mi)
Elevation
351 m (1,152 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,138
 • Density79/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
95346
Dialling codes09225
Vehicle registrationKU (old: SAN)
Websitewww.stadtsteinach.de
The Church of Stadtsteinach

It is known for its proximity to mountains, fields and nature reserves.

City arrangementEdit

Stadtsteinach is arranged in the following boroughs:

  • Stadtsteinach
  • Bergleshof
  • Große Birken
  • Kleine Birken
  • Deckenreuth
  • Deinhardsmühle
  • Eisenberg
  • Forkel
  • Frankenreuth
  • Gründlein
  • Hammermühle
  • Hochofen
  • Höfles
  • Mittelhammer
  • Oberhammer
  • Oberzaubach
  • Osenbaum
  • Petschen
  • Römersreuth
  • Schwärzleinsdorf
  • Schwand
  • Silberklippe
  • Triebenreuth
  • Unterzaubach
  • Vogtendorf
  • Vorderreuth
  • Ziegelhütte
 
Steinachklamm in the valley of Untere Steinach river in winter

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

 
Press conference 1941: Standing: Alfred Rosenberg, Wilhelm Weiss (right), Alfred Meyer (left)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). July 2019.