Sonnen

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Sonnen
Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Coat of arms of Sonnen
Location of Sonnen within Passau district
Sonnen in PA.svg
Sonnen is located in Germany
Sonnen
Sonnen
Sonnen is located in Bavaria
Sonnen
Sonnen
Coordinates: 48°41′N 13°43′E / 48.683°N 13.717°E / 48.683; 13.717Coordinates: 48°41′N 13°43′E / 48.683°N 13.717°E / 48.683; 13.717
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionNiederbayern
DistrictPassau
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Klaus Weidinger[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total16.48 km2 (6.36 sq mi)
Elevation
836 m (2,743 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,411
 • Density86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
94164
Dialling codes08584
Vehicle registrationPA
Websitewww.gemeinde-sonnen.de

Sonnen is a small municipality in Passau in Bavaria in Germany. It is in the Danube forest, lower Bavarian forest and is mostly in Passau at a height of 700 to 900 meters. Sonnen is 28 km from Passau, 9 km from Hauzenberg and from the forest itself 13 km. Sonnen borders with upper Austria which is only 8 km away.

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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