Türkheim

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Türkheim
The old town hall
The old town hall
Coat of arms of Türkheim
Location of Türkheim within Unterallgäu district
Türkheim in MN.svg
Türkheim is located in Germany
Türkheim
Türkheim
Türkheim is located in Bavaria
Türkheim
Türkheim
Coordinates: 48°4′N 10°37′E / 48.067°N 10.617°E / 48.067; 10.617Coordinates: 48°4′N 10°37′E / 48.067°N 10.617°E / 48.067; 10.617
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionSchwaben
DistrictUnterallgäu
Municipal assoc.Türkheim
Government
 • Mayor (2016–22) Christian Kähler[1]
Area
 • Total23.52 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Elevation
598 m (1,962 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total7,353
 • Density310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
86842
Dialling codes08245
Vehicle registrationMN
Websitewww.tuerkheim.de

Türkheim is a municipality in Unterallgäu in Bavaria, Germany. The neighboring places of Türkheim are Ettringen, Berg, Rammingen, Irsingen, Wiedergeltingen and Amberg. The administrative collectivity of Türkheim administrate Türkheim and Irsingen. The town is seat of a municipal association with Amberg, Rammingen and Wiedergeltingen.

A subcamp of Dachau was once placed here.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, accessed 19 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. The Holocaust in the Landsberg area- Citizens´ Association "Landsberg in the 20th Century" (English)