Betzenstein

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Betzenstein
Betzenstein
Betzenstein
Coat of arms of Betzenstein
Location of Betzenstein within Bayreuth district
Betzenstein in BT.svg
Betzenstein is located in Germany
Betzenstein
Betzenstein
Betzenstein is located in Bavaria
Betzenstein
Betzenstein
Coordinates: 49°40′49″N 11°25′04″E / 49.68028°N 11.41778°E / 49.68028; 11.41778Coordinates: 49°40′49″N 11°25′04″E / 49.68028°N 11.41778°E / 49.68028; 11.41778
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberfranken
DistrictBayreuth
Municipal assoc.Betzenstein
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Claus Meyer[1] (FW)
Area
 • Total51.84 km2 (20.02 sq mi)
Elevation
511 m (1,677 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total2,482
 • Density48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91282
Dialling codes09244
Vehicle registrationBT
Websitewww.betzenstein.de

Betzenstein (German pronunciation: [ˈbɛt͡sn̩ˌʃtaɪ̯n] (audio speaker iconlisten)) is a town in the district of Bayreuth, in Bavaria, Germany. It is in the Franconian Switzerland, 35 km northeast of Nuremberg.

References[change | change source]

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. "Tabellenblatt "Daten 2", Statistischer Bericht A1200C 202041 Einwohnerzahlen der Gemeinden, Kreise und Regierungsbezirke". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik (in German). June 2021.