Achern

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Achern
Saint Nicholas Chapel
Saint Nicholas Chapel
Coat of arms of Achern
Coat of arms
Location of Achern within Ortenaukreis district
Achern in OG.svg
Achern is located in Germany
Achern
Achern
Achern is located in Baden-Württemberg
Achern
Achern
Coordinates: 48°38′N 8°4′E / 48.633°N 8.067°E / 48.633; 8.067Coordinates: 48°38′N 8°4′E / 48.633°N 8.067°E / 48.633; 8.067
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictOrtenaukreis
Government
 • MayorKlaus Muttach
Area
 • Total65.24 km2 (25.19 sq mi)
Elevation
142 m (466 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[3]
 • Total25,018
 • Density380/km2 (990/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
77841–77855
Dialling codes07841
Vehicle registrationOG
Websitewww.achern.de

Achern (IPA: [ˈaxəʁn]) is a city in Western Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is about 18 kilometres (11 miles) southwest of Baden-Baden and 19 kilometres (12 miles) northeast of Offenburg. Achern is the fourth largest city in the county of Ortenau (Ortenaukreis), after Offenburg, Lahr / Black Forest and Kehl.

References[change | change source]

  1. http://www.statistik.baden-wuerttemberg.de/BevoelkGebiet/Bevoelkerung/01515020.tab?R=GS317001.
  2. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  3. "Gemeinden in Deutschland nach Fläche, Bevölkerung und Postleitzahl am 30.09.2016". Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 2016.

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