Cadolzburg

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Cadolzburg
Cadolzburg Castle (from 1260 seat of the Burgraves of Nuremberg)
Cadolzburg Castle (from 1260 seat of the Burgraves of Nuremberg)
Coat of arms of Cadolzburg
Location of Cadolzburg within Fürth district
Cadolzburg in FÜ.svg
Cadolzburg is located in Germany
Cadolzburg
Cadolzburg
Cadolzburg is located in Bavaria
Cadolzburg
Cadolzburg
Coordinates: 49°27′N 10°52′E / 49.450°N 10.867°E / 49.450; 10.867Coordinates: 49°27′N 10°52′E / 49.450°N 10.867°E / 49.450; 10.867
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMittelfranken
DistrictFürth
Subdivisions16 districts
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Bernd Obst[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total45.44 km2 (17.54 sq mi)
Elevation
352 m (1,155 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total10,976
 • Density240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
90556
Dialling codes09103
Vehicle registration
Websitewww.cadolzburg.de

Cadolzburg (outdated also Kadolzburg, colloquially pronounced "Kalschbuʳch" or "Sporch" [ʃbɔrχ]) is a municipality in the Middle Franconian district of Fürth, in Bavaria, Germany. It is 11 km (6.8 mi) west of Fürth. Its name comes from its central castle, first being mentioned in the year 1157.[3]

Geography[change | change source]

The topography varies significantly in its height.

Neighborhood[change | change source]

Neighboring Municipalities are: (beginning in the north then going clockwise)

Districts[change | change source]

Cadolzburg consists of the city itself and 15 farther districts:[4]

  • Ballersdorf
  • Deberndorf
  • Egersdorf
  • Gonnersdorf
  • Greimersdorf
  • Pleikershof
  • Roßendorf
  • Rütteldorf
  • Schwadermühle
  • Seckendorf
  • Steinbach
  • Vogtsreichenbach
  • Wachendorf
  • Waldhaus
  • Zautendorf

References[change | change source]

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). January 2018.
  3. Wiessner, W. W.-A. v. Reitzenstein.
  4. "Bayerische Landesbibliothek Online (BLO)". bayerische-landesbibliothek-online.de. Retrieved 14 March 2019.