Weißbach is a town in the district of Hohenlohe in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

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Coat of arms of Weißbach
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Location of Weißbach within Hohenlohekreis district
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Weißbach is located in Germany
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Weißbach is located in Baden-Württemberg
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Coordinates: 49°18′N 9°36′E / 49.300°N 9.600°E / 49.300; 9.600Coordinates: 49°18′N 9°36′E / 49.300°N 9.600°E / 49.300; 9.600
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictHohenlohekreis
Municipal assoc.Mittleres Kochertal
Subdivisions2
Government
 • MayorRainer Züfle
Area
 • Total12.77 km2 (4.93 sq mi)
Elevation
201 m (659 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total2,021
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
74679
Dialling codes07947
Vehicle registrationKÜN
Websitewww.gemeinde-weissbach.de

GeographyEdit

Weißbach is situated in the middle of the Kochertal valley where the Langenbach flows into the Kocher. Its parts stretch from 200 to 430 meters above sea level and it is 10 km west of its district town Künzelsau. It consists of the formerly independent villages Weißbach and Crispenhofen and the two hamlets Halberg and Guthof.

MayorsEdit

Since 1997: Rainer Züfle. He is the successor of Manfred Görke. Züfle was reelected in 2005 and 2013.[2]

Economy and InfrastructureEdit

CompaniesEdit

EducationEdit

Weißbach has a primary school and two Kindergarten run by the Protestant church and one library.

SportEdit

Weißbach has a gymnasium and in Crispenhofen there is a tennis court.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.stimme.de/hohenlohe/nachrichten/sonstige-Rainer-Zuefle-konkurrenzlos;art1919,516008