Achern

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Achern
Saint Nicholas Chapel
Saint Nicholas Chapel
Coat of arms of Achern
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
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total25,615
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
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. "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2020" [Population by nationality and sex as of December 31, 2020] (CSV). Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). June 2021. Retrieved 17 October 2021.

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