Kitzingen Rural District

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Bavaria kt.png
Country  Germany
State Bavaria
Adm. region Unterfranken
Capital Kitzingen
 • Total 684 km2 (264 sq mi)
Population (2006-12-31)
 • Total 89,378
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Vehicle registration KT

Kitzingen is a district in Bavaria, Germany.

History[change | change source]

The district was last changed in 1973. The old district of Gerolzhofen was split up, and half of its territory was joined with the old Kitzingen district. The city of Kitzingen lost its status as an independent city and was put into the district.

Geography[change | change source]

The Main River runs through the district from south to north.

Coat of arms[change | change source]

Coat of arms The coat of arms displays:
  • the bridge from the arms of the city of Kitzingen
  • the grapes are symbolising the viticulture
  • the shield in the left is from the bishopric of Würzburg, which once ruled over the region
  • the shield in the right is from the arms of the principality of Castell

Towns and municipalities[change | change source]

Towns Municipalities
  1. Dettelbach
  2. Iphofen
  3. Kitzingen
  4. Mainbernheim
  5. Marktbreit
  6. Marktsteft
  7. Prichsenstadt
  8. Volkach
  1. Abtswind
  2. Albertshofen
  3. Biebelried
  4. Buchbrunn
  5. Castell
  6. Geiselwind
  7. Großlangheim
  8. Kleinlangheim
  9. Mainstockheim
  10. Markt Einersheim
  11. Martinsheim
  1. Nordheim am Main
  2. Obernbreit
  3. Rödelsee
  4. Rüdenhausen
  5. Schwarzach am Main
  6. Segnitz
  7. Seinsheim
  8. Sommerach
  9. Sulzfeld am Main
  10. Wiesenbronn
  11. Wiesentheid
  12. Willanzheim

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