Pretzfeld

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Pretzfeld
Coat of arms of Pretzfeld
Location of Pretzfeld within Forchheim district
Pretzfeld in FO.svg
Pretzfeld is located in Germany
Pretzfeld
Pretzfeld
Pretzfeld is located in Bavaria
Pretzfeld
Pretzfeld
Coordinates: 49°45′N 11°10′E / 49.750°N 11.167°E / 49.750; 11.167Coordinates: 49°45′N 11°10′E / 49.750°N 11.167°E / 49.750; 11.167
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberfranken
DistrictForchheim
Subdivisions13 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Steffen Lipfert[1]
Area
 • Total24.18 km2 (9.34 sq mi)
Elevation
293 m (961 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total2,374
 • Density98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91362
Dialling codes09194
Vehicle registrationFO
Websitewww.Pretzfeld.de

Pretzfeld is a municipality in the district of Forchheim in Bavaria in Germany.

Geography[change | change source]

Geographical location[change | change source]

The municipality is in the south-western part of Upper Franconia, in Franconian Switzerland. The region is known for growing and processing fruit. Of the about 2500 ha total area, 1100 ha are forest. The town of Pretzfeld is in the west of the municipality, near the confluence of the Trubach and the Wiesent.

Districts[change | change source]

The Pretzfeld municipality has 13 districts:[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. "Tabellenblatt "Daten 2", Statistischer Bericht A1200C 202041 Einwohnerzahlen der Gemeinden, Kreise und Regierungsbezirke". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik (in German). June 2021.
  3. "Bayerische Landesbibliothek Online (BLO)". www.bayerische-landesbibliothek-online.de. Retrieved 2020-09-22.