Bechhofen

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Bechhofen
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Coat of arms of Bechhofen
Coat of arms
Location of Bechhofen within Ansbach district
Bechhofen in AN.svg
Bechhofen is located in Germany
Bechhofen
Bechhofen
Bechhofen is located in Bavaria
Bechhofen
Bechhofen
Coordinates: 49°8′N 10°33′E / 49.133°N 10.550°E / 49.133; 10.550Coordinates: 49°8′N 10°33′E / 49.133°N 10.550°E / 49.133; 10.550
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMiddle Franconia
DistrictAnsbach
Subdivisions28 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorHelmut Schnotz (UWG)
Area
 • Total60.12 km2 (23.21 sq mi)
Elevation
431 m (1,414 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,897
 • Density98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91572
Dialling codes09822
Vehicle registrationAN
Websitewww.markt-bechhofen.de
Bechhofen, sculpture

Bechhofen (German pronunciation: [bɛçho:fən]; East Franconian: Béchof) is a market town and municipality in Ansbach, a district (Landkreis) in Middle Franconia.

References[change | change source]

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