Velden is a city in the district Nürnberger Land, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated on the Pegnitz River, 16 km south of Pegnitz, and 36 km northeast of Nuremberg (centre).

Velden
Velden
Velden
Coat of arms of Velden
Coat of arms
Location of Velden within Nürnberger Land district
Velden in LAU.svg
Velden is located in Germany
Velden
Velden
Velden is located in Bavaria
Velden
Velden
Coordinates: 49°37′N 11°31′E / 49.617°N 11.517°E / 49.617; 11.517Coordinates: 49°37′N 11°31′E / 49.617°N 11.517°E / 49.617; 11.517
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMittelfranken
DistrictNürnberger Land
Municipal assoc.Velden (Pegnitz)
Subdivisions8 Stadtteile
Government
 • MayorHerbert Seitz (SPD)
Area
 • Total21.32 km2 (8.23 sq mi)
Elevation
377 m (1,237 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,813
 • Density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
91235
Dialling codes09152
Vehicle registrationLAU, ESB, HEB, N, PEG

ReferencesEdit

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