Teningen is a municipality in the district of Emmendingen, in the state Baden-Württemberg in Germany. It is situated on the river Elz, 15 km north of Freiburg.

Teningen
Coat of arms of Teningen
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Location of Teningen within Emmendingen district
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Teningen is located in Germany
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Teningen is located in Baden-Württemberg
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Coordinates: 48°7′37″N 7°48′37″E / 48.12694°N 7.81028°E / 48.12694; 7.81028Coordinates: 48°7′37″N 7°48′37″E / 48.12694°N 7.81028°E / 48.12694; 7.81028
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictEmmendingen
Subdivisions4
Government
 • MayorHeinz-Rudolf Hagenacker (CDU)
Area
 • Total40.27 km2 (15.55 sq mi)
Elevation
188 m (617 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total12,063
 • Density300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
79331
Dialling codes07641 und 07663
Vehicle registrationEM
Websitewww.teningen.de

GeographyEdit

LocationEdit

Teningen is set on the edge of the Black Forest mountain range.

GeologyEdit

The geological subsoil consists of sandstone and limestone and is covered by loess layers of different thickness. The Elz river created alluvial gravel and sand sediments that had been used as pastures but were adapted for agriculture in many cases.

Municipal subdivisionsEdit

The municipality Teningen comprises four districts: The main town Teningen and the formerly independent towns Heimbach, Köndringen and Nimburg.

MayorsEdit

  • Friedrich Engler (SPD): 1945-1946
  • Wilhelm Höfflin (parteilos): 1946–1956
  • Josef Schmidt (SPD): 1957–1972
  • Willy Bolz (independent): 1972–1980
  • Hermann Jäger (SPD): 1980–2009
  • Heinz-Rudolf Hagenacker (CDU): since 2009


Twin townsEdit

Sons and daughters of the placeEdit

ReferencesEdit

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