Heroldsberg

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Heroldsberg
Heroldsberg seen from the west
Heroldsberg seen from the west
Coat of arms of Heroldsberg
Location of Heroldsberg within Erlangen-Höchstadt district
Heroldsberg in ERH.svg
Heroldsberg is located in Germany
Heroldsberg
Heroldsberg
Heroldsberg is located in Bavaria
Heroldsberg
Heroldsberg
Coordinates: 49°32′N 11°9′E / 49.533°N 11.150°E / 49.533; 11.150Coordinates: 49°32′N 11°9′E / 49.533°N 11.150°E / 49.533; 11.150
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMittelfranken
DistrictErlangen-Höchstadt
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Jan König[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total11.02 km2 (4.25 sq mi)
Highest elevation
378 m (1,240 ft)
Lowest elevation
335 m (1,099 ft)
Population
 (2021-12-31)[2]
 • Total8,485
 • Density770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
90562
Dialling codes0911, 09126 (Groß- and Kleingeschaidt)
Vehicle registrationERH
Websitewww.heroldsberg.de

Heroldsberg is a municipality in the district of Erlangen-Höchstadt, in Bavaria, Germany. It is eleven kilometers north-east from the city of Nuremberg and 23 kilometers east from Erlangen and is the headquarters of Schwan-Stabilo.

Geography[change | change source]

Place[change | change source]

It is in the Sebalder Reichswald, the forest north to Nuremberg and is on a ridge. The Gründlach, a side river of the Regnitz, flows through the village of Heroldsberg.

Municipality[change | change source]

It contains Großgeschaidt, Kleingeschaidt and the villages of Heroldsberg, consisting of Heroldsberg, Johannisthal and Hundsmühle.[3]

Surrounding Municipalities[change | change source]

It is surrounded by Eckental, Lauf an der Pegnitz, Nuremberg and Kalchreuth.

References[change | change source]

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. "Tabelle 12411-003r Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes: Gemeinden, Stichtag" (in German). Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik. June 2022.
  3. © Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, Fürth 2016 (2019-05-10). "Bavarian State Office for Statistics - GENESIS-Online". www.statistikdaten.bayern.de. Retrieved 2019-05-10.