Bad Staffelstein

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Bad Staffelstein
Bad Staffelstein as seen from Staffelberg
Bad Staffelstein as seen from Staffelberg
Coat of arms of Bad Staffelstein
Location of Bad Staffelstein within Lichtenfels district
Bad Staffelstein in LIF.svg
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
 • Mayor (2018–24) Jürgen Kohmann[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total99.39 km2 (38.37 sq mi)
Elevation
274 m (899 ft)
Population
 (2021-12-31)[2]
 • Total10,481
 • Density110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
96231
Dialling codes09573
Vehicle registrationLIF, STE
Websitewww.bad-staffelstein.de

Bad Staffelstein is a small town in the Bavarian Administrative Region of Upper Franconia in Germany. It has about 10,000 residents.

Geography[change | change source]

Location[change | change source]

The municipal territory of Bad Staffelstein extends on both sides of the Main river. It is northeast of Bamberg in Lichtenfels.

Subdivisions[change | change source]

Bad Staffelstein consists of the following Stadtteile:

  • Altenbanz
  • End
  • Frauendorf
  • Grundfeld
  • Gößmitz
  • Hausen
  • Horsdorf
  • Kaider
  • Krögelhof
  • Kümmersreuth
  • Loffeld
  • Nedensdorf
  • Neubanz
  • Püchitz

References[change | change source]

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, accessed 19 July 2021.
  2. "Tabelle 12411-003r Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes: Gemeinden, Stichtag" (in German). Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik. June 2022.
  • The information in this article is based on a translation of its German equivalent.

Further reading[change | change source]

Antiquarian[change | change source]

  • Heinrich Karl, Staffelsteiner Chronik. Staffelstein 1905.

Modern[change | change source]

  • Karl-Ludwig Ostertag-Henning, Der Apfelbaum im Gottesgarten. Staffelstein 1998, ISBN 3-9802943-6-6
  • Bildende Kunst in Staffelstein. Hrsg. vom Arbeitskreis Kunst der Kultur-Initiative Staffelstein. Volume 1. Staffelstein 2000, ISBN 3-9802943-8-2
  • Günter Dippold und Alfred Meixner (Hrsg.), Staffelsteiner Lebensbilder. Staffelstein 2000, ISBN 3-9802943-9-0
  • Günter Dippold, Bad Staffelstein. Kleinod im Gottesgarten am Obermain. Stuttgart 2001, ISBN 3-09-303893-6
  • Bildende Kunst in Staffelstein. Hrsg. vom Arbeitskreis Kunst der Kultur-Initiative Staffelstein. Volume 2. Bad Staffelstein 2002, ISBN 3-935302-01-0

Other websites[change | change source]