Triefenstein

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Triefenstein
Kloster Triefenstein seen from Lengfurt
Kloster Triefenstein seen from Lengfurt
Coat of arms of Triefenstein
Location of Triefenstein within Main-Spessart district
Triefenstein in MSP.svg
Triefenstein is located in Germany
Triefenstein
Triefenstein
Triefenstein is located in Bavaria
Triefenstein
Triefenstein
Coordinates: 49°48′N 9°36′E / 49.800°N 9.600°E / 49.800; 9.600Coordinates: 49°48′N 9°36′E / 49.800°N 9.600°E / 49.800; 9.600
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionUnterfranken
DistrictMain-Spessart
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Kerstin Deckenbrock[1]
Area
 • Total25.47 km2 (9.83 sq mi)
Highest elevation
303 m (994 ft)
Lowest elevation
138 m (453 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total4,360
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
97855
Dialling codes09395
Vehicle registrationMSP
Websitewww.markt-triefenstein.de

Markt Triefenstein (German: [ˈtʁiːfn̩ˌʃtaɪ̯n] (audio speaker iconlisten)) is a market community in the Main-Spessart district in the Regierungsbezirk of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken) in Bavaria, Germany. It was created in 1978 out of the villages Homburg am Main, Lengfurt, Rettersheim and Trennfeld.

Geography[change | change source]

View of Triefenstein from Kallmuth: Trennfeld, Kloster Triefenstein, Klostersee (quarry pond), river Main with lock, Lengfurt, cement works (left to right).

Location[change | change source]

Markt Triefenstein is part of the Main-Spessart district of Bavaria. It is on the river Main between Marktheidenfeld and Wertheim am Main. To the south it borders on Baden-Württemberg.

The community has four Gemarkungen (traditional rural cadastral areas): Homburg am Main, Lengfurt, Rettersheim and Trennfeld. Homburg am Main and Lengfurt are on the left side of the Main. Rettersheim and Trennfeld are on the right side.

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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