Steinbach-Hallenberg is a town in the Schmalkalden-Meiningen district, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated in the Thuringian Forest, 8 km east of Schmalkalden, and 13 km northwest of Suhl. The former municipalities Altersbach, Bermbach, Oberschönau, Unterschönau, Rotterode and Viernau were merged into Steinbach-Hallenberg in January 2019.

Steinbach-Hallenberg
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Coat of arms of Steinbach-Hallenberg
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Location of Steinbach-Hallenberg within Schmalkalden-Meiningen district
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Steinbach-Hallenberg is located in Germany
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Steinbach-Hallenberg
Steinbach-Hallenberg is located in Thuringia
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Steinbach-Hallenberg
Coordinates: 50°42′2″N 10°34′0″E / 50.70056°N 10.56667°E / 50.70056; 10.56667Coordinates: 50°42′2″N 10°34′0″E / 50.70056°N 10.56667°E / 50.70056; 10.56667
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictSchmalkalden-Meiningen
Government
 • MayorChristian Endter (CDU)
Area
 • Total76.72 km2 (29.62 sq mi)
Elevation
426 m (1,398 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,238
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
98587
Dialling codes036847
Vehicle registrationSM
Websitewww.steinbach-hallenberg.de

HistoryEdit

From 1868 to 1944, Steinbach-Hallenberg was part of the Prussian Province of Hesse-Nassau.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, erfüllenden Gemeinden und Verwaltungsgemeinschaften nach Geschlecht in Thüringen Gebietsstand: 31.12.2018". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). September 2019.
 
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