Riedbach

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Riedbach
Church of Saint Nicholas in Mechenried
Church of Saint Nicholas in Mechenried
Coat of arms of Riedbach
Location of Riedbach within Haßberge district
Riedbach in HAS.svg
Riedbach is located in Germany
Riedbach
Riedbach
Riedbach is located in Bavaria
Riedbach
Riedbach
Coordinates: 50°06′N 10°26′E / 50.100°N 10.433°E / 50.100; 10.433Coordinates: 50°06′N 10°26′E / 50.100°N 10.433°E / 50.100; 10.433
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUnterfranken
DistrictHaßberge
Municipal assoc.Hofheim in Unterfranken
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Bernd Fischer[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total31.67 km2 (12.23 sq mi)
Elevation
285 m (935 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,704
 • Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
97519
Dialling codes09526
Vehicle registrationHAS
Websitewww.riedbach.de

Riedbach is a municipality in Haßberge in Bavaria in Germany. It is 20 km northeast of Schweinfurt and 8 km north of Haßfurt.

The municipality was created in 1978. It surrounds the villages of Humprechtshausen, Kleinmünster, Kleinsteinach, Kreuzthal and Mechenried, and its name comes from the Riedbach creek that flows through Humprechtshausen, Kleinsteinach and Mechenried. The population of Riedbach is about 1600 people.[source?] Its mayor is Birgit Bayer.[source?]

Villages[change | change source]

Humprechtshausen (521 Inhabitants)
Mechenried (461 Inhabitants)
Kleinsteinach (441 Inhabitants)
Kleinmünster (259 Inhabitants)
Kreuzthal (104 Inhabitants)

Neighboring municipalities[change | change source]

Riedbach is surrounded by the municipalities (beginning north, clockwise) of Aidhausen, Hofheim in Unterfranken, Königsberg in Bayern, Haßfurt and Schonungen.

Population[change | change source]

1910: 1.725 Residents
1972: 1.902 Residents
2005: 1.717 Residents
2010: 1.625 Residents

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.

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