Berchtesgaden

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Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgaden and the Watzmann in 2010
Berchtesgaden and the Watzmann in 2010
Coat of arms of Berchtesgaden
Coat of arms
Berchtesgaden is located in Germany
Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgaden
Location of Berchtesgaden within Berchtesgadener Land district
Berchtesgaden in BGL.png
Coordinates: 47°37′53″N 13°0′15″E / 47.63139°N 13.00417°E / 47.63139; 13.00417Coordinates: 47°37′53″N 13°0′15″E / 47.63139°N 13.00417°E / 47.63139; 13.00417
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberbayern
District Berchtesgadener Land
Government
 • Mayor Rudolf Schaupp (FW)
Area
 • Total 34.78 km2 (13.43 sq mi)
Elevation 700 m (2,300 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 7,804
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 83471
Dialling codes +49 8652
Vehicle registration BGL
Website gemeinde.berchtesgaden.de

Berchtesgaden (IPA: [bɛʁçtəsˈgaːdən]) is a municipality in the German Bavarian Alps. It is found in the south district of Berchtesgadener Land in Bavaria, near the border to Austria. It lies north of the Nationalpark Berchtesgaden.

References[change | change source]

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