Thüngen

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Thüngen
Coat of arms of Thüngen
Location of Thüngen within Main-Spessart district
Thüngen in MSP.svg
Thüngen is located in Germany
Thüngen
Thüngen
Thüngen is located in Bavaria
Thüngen
Thüngen
Coordinates: 49°56′32″N 9°51′34″E / 49.94222°N 9.85944°E / 49.94222; 9.85944Coordinates: 49°56′32″N 9°51′34″E / 49.94222°N 9.85944°E / 49.94222; 9.85944
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUnterfranken
DistrictMain-Spessart
Municipal assoc.Zellingen
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Lorenz Strifsky[1] (SPD)
Area
 • Total13.61 km2 (5.25 sq mi)
Elevation
199 m (653 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,351
 • Density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
97289
Dialling codes09360
Vehicle registrationMSP
Websitewww.markt-thuengen.de

Thüngen (German: [ˈtʏŋən] (audio speaker iconlisten)) is a market community in the Main-Spessart district in the Regierungsbezirk of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken) in Bavaria, Germany and a member of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft (Administrative Community) of Zellingen.

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Location[change | change source]

Thüngen is in the Würzburg Region, 25 km north of Würzburg and 30 km west of Schweinfurt, in the north of the Main Triangle (Maindreieck) on the river Wern.

The community has only the Gemarkung (traditional rural cadastral area) of Thüngen.

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.

Further reading[change | change source]

  • Fritz Kugler: Thüngener Heimatbuch, Markt Thüngen 1988, keine ISBN
  • Hannskarl Frhr. von Thüngen: Das Haus Thüngen 788 - 1988. Geschichte eines fränkischen Adelsgeschlechts. Echter Verlag, Würzburg 1988, ISBN 3-429-01162-0.