Forchheim

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Forchheim
City hall
City hall
Coat of arms of Forchheim
Coat of arms
Location of Forchheim within Forchheim district
Forchheim in FO.svg
Forchheim is located in Germany
Forchheim
Forchheim
Forchheim is located in Bavaria
Forchheim
Forchheim
Coordinates: 49°43′11″N 11°03′29″E / 49.71972°N 11.05806°E / 49.71972; 11.05806Coordinates: 49°43′11″N 11°03′29″E / 49.71972°N 11.05806°E / 49.71972; 11.05806
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUpper Franconia
DistrictForchheim
Government
 • Lord mayorUwe Kirschstein (SPD)
Area
 • Total44.95 km2 (17.36 sq mi)
Elevation
266 m (873 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total31,942
 • Density710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91301
Dialling codes09191
Vehicle registrationFO, EBS, PEG
Websitewww.forchheim.de

Forchheim (East Franconian: Forchham) is a German town in Upper Franconia. Next bigger cities are Nürnberg, Bamberg, Fürth, Erlangen and Coburg. There live is about 32.000 people.

It is 465 meters high and has an area of 44,46 km².

References[change | change source]

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

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