Auerbach in der Oberpfalz

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Auerbach in der Oberpfalz
Center of the town with the town hall
Center of the town with the town hall
Coat of arms of Auerbach in der Oberpfalz
Coat of arms
Location of Auerbach in der Oberpfalz within Amberg-Sulzbach district
Auerbach in der Oberpfalz in AS.svg
Auerbach in der Oberpfalz is located in Germany
Auerbach in der Oberpfalz
Auerbach in der Oberpfalz
Auerbach in der Oberpfalz is located in Bavaria
Auerbach in der Oberpfalz
Auerbach in der Oberpfalz
Coordinates: 49°41′N 11°37′E / 49.683°N 11.617°E / 49.683; 11.617Coordinates: 49°41′N 11°37′E / 49.683°N 11.617°E / 49.683; 11.617
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberpfalz
DistrictAmberg-Sulzbach
Government
 • MayorJoachim Neuß (FW)
Area
 • Total70.33 km2 (27.15 sq mi)
Elevation
435 m (1,427 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,859
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91275
Dialling codes09643
Vehicle registrationAS
Websitewww.auerbach.de

Auerbach in der Oberpfalz (German pronunciation: [ˈaʊɐbax ɪn dɐ ˈoːbɐpfalts] (About this soundlisten); Northern Bavarian: Auerboch in da Owapfalz) is a town in Amberg-Sulzbach, a district (Landkreis) in the Oberpfalz Government Region. It is located 45 km northeast of Nuremberg.

Subdivisions[change | change source]

  • Degelsdorf
  • Gunzendorf
  • Michelfeld
  • Nasnitz
  • Nitzlbuch
  • Ranna
  • Ranzenthal
  • Zogenreuth

Sister towns[change | change source]

Popular residents[change | change source]

  • Johann Michael Doser (1678–1756) artist, mainly in the fields of wood carvings und sculptures for altars

References[change | change source]

  1. "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). January 2018.