Balderschwang

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Balderschwang
Center of the village
Center of the village
Coat of arms of Balderschwang
Coat of arms
Location of Balderschwang within Oberallgäu district
Balderschwang in OA.svg
Balderschwang is located in Germany
Balderschwang
Balderschwang
Balderschwang is located in Bavaria
Balderschwang
Balderschwang
Coordinates: 47°28′N 10°6′E / 47.467°N 10.100°E / 47.467; 10.100Coordinates: 47°28′N 10°6′E / 47.467°N 10.100°E / 47.467; 10.100
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionSchwaben
DistrictOberallgäu
Government
 • MayorKonrad Kienle (CSU)
Area
 • Total41.75 km2 (16.12 sq mi)
Elevation
1,044 m (3,425 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total350
 • Density8.4/km2 (22/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Dialling codes08328
Vehicle registrationOA
Websitewww.balderschwang.de

Balderschwang is a municipality in the district of Oberallgäu in Bavaria in Germany. It is home to the Balderschwang Yew, which may be the oldest tree in Germany.[3] It has a population of 219.[4] With an average of 2,450 liters per square meter per year, Balderschwang is the place with the most rainfall in Germany. [5]

Balderschwang Panorama

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. Fröhlich, Hans Joachim (2000). Alte liebenswerte Bäume in Deutschland (in German) (2nd ed.). Buchholz: Ahlering. ISBN 3-926600-05-5.
  4. "Statistikdaten - Bayern". Statistikdaten (in German). Retrieved 22/01/17. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  5. "DW - Je mehr wetter desto besser" (in German).

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