Bürgstadt

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Bürgstadt
Renaissance town hall
Renaissance town hall
Coat of arms of Bürgstadt
Location of Bürgstadt within Miltenberg district
Bürgstadt in MIL.svg
Bürgstadt is located in Germany
Bürgstadt
Bürgstadt
Bürgstadt is located in Bavaria
Bürgstadt
Bürgstadt
Coordinates: 49°42′49″N 09°16′17″E / 49.71361°N 9.27139°E / 49.71361; 9.27139Coordinates: 49°42′49″N 09°16′17″E / 49.71361°N 9.27139°E / 49.71361; 9.27139
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionLower Franconia
DistrictMiltenberg
Municipal assoc.Erftal
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Thomas Grün[1]
Area
 • Total17.39 km2 (6.71 sq mi)
Elevation
150 m (490 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,258
 • Density240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
63927
Dialling codes09371
Vehicle registrationMIL
Websitewww.buergstadt.de

Bürgstadt is a market community in the Miltenberg district in the Lower Franconia region in Bavaria, Germany and the seat of the Administrative Community of Erftal. Bürgstadt is a winegrowing community in the wine region of Franconia. About 4,300 people live there.

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Bürgstadt is at the opening of the river Erf where it releases into the Main and has grown together with the district seat of Miltenberg being to the southwest. It is at the northeast edge of the Odenwald hill, on the boundary with Baden-Württemberg.

Further reading[change | change source]

  • Wolfgang Meister: Die Martinskapelle in Bürgstadt. Zeugnis von Kunstsinn und Glaubenseifer einer Landgemeinde um 1600, Bürgstadt 2004 (ISBN 3-00-015104-4)

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