Colmberg

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Colmberg
View of Colmberg with Colmberg Castle and Church of Saint Ursula
View of Colmberg with Colmberg Castle and Church of Saint Ursula
Coat of arms of Colmberg
Coat of arms
Location of Colmberg within Ansbach district
Colmberg in AN.svg
Colmberg is located in Germany
Colmberg
Colmberg
Colmberg is located in Bavaria
Colmberg
Colmberg
Coordinates: 49°22′N 10°25′E / 49.367°N 10.417°E / 49.367; 10.417Coordinates: 49°22′N 10°25′E / 49.367°N 10.417°E / 49.367; 10.417
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMiddle Franconia
DistrictAnsbach
Subdivisions12 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Wilhelm Kieslinger[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total38.35 km2 (14.81 sq mi)
Elevation
450 m (1,480 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total2,023
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91598
Dialling codes09803
Vehicle registrationAN
Websitewww.colmberg.de

Colmberg (German pronunciation: [ˈkɔlmbɛɐ̯k]; East Franconian: Colmberch) is a municipality in Ansbach in Bavaria in Germany. Colmberg is the site of Colmberg Castle (German: Burg Colmberg), built in the 13th century and purchased in 1318 by Duke Frederick IV of Nuremberg.[3] The town is located in Nature Park Frankenhöhe.

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Colmberg Castle
A view of the town from the castle
A view of the town from the castle in winter

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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. "The Castle". Colmberg Castle. Archived from the original on 25 October 2013. Retrieved 15 January 2013.

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