Bad Staffelstein

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Bad Staffelstein
Coat of arms of Bad Staffelstein
Coat of arms
Location of Bad Staffelstein within Lichtenfels district
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Bad Staffelstein is located in Germany
Bad Staffelstein
Bad Staffelstein
Bad Staffelstein is located in Bavaria
Bad Staffelstein
Bad Staffelstein
Coordinates: 50°06′N 10°58′E / 50.100°N 10.967°E / 50.100; 10.967Coordinates: 50°06′N 10°58′E / 50.100°N 10.967°E / 50.100; 10.967
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberfranken
DistrictLichtenfels
Subdivisions20 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorJürgen Kohmann (CSU)
Area
 • Total99.52 km2 (38.42 sq mi)
Elevation
274 m (899 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total10,322
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
96231
Dialling codes09573
Vehicle registrationLIF (old: STE)
Websitewww.bad-staffelstein.de

Bad Staffelstein is a German city in Franconia. The next bigger cities are Lichtenfels, Coburg, and Bamberg. Its population is ca 10,500. Its mayor is Jürgen Kohman. See also Staffelstein.

Adam Ries (1492–1559), the famous German mathematician, was born in Bad Staffelstein, where his father owned a watermill and a vineyard.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "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.
  2. "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). January 2018.
  3. "Ries biography". gap-system.org. 2012. Retrieved 12 March 2012.