Vöhringen, Bavaria

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Vöhringen
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Vöhringen
Location of Vöhringen within Neu-Ulm district
Vöhringen (Iller) in NU.svg
Vöhringen is located in Germany
Vöhringen
Vöhringen
Vöhringen is located in Bavaria
Vöhringen
Vöhringen
Coordinates: 48°17′N 10°05′E / 48.283°N 10.083°E / 48.283; 10.083Coordinates: 48°17′N 10°05′E / 48.283°N 10.083°E / 48.283; 10.083
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionSchwaben
DistrictNeu-Ulm
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Michael Neher[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total23.63 km2 (9.12 sq mi)
Elevation
499 m (1,637 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total13,780
 • Density580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
89269
Dialling codes07306, 07307 (Illerzell)
Vehicle registrationNU
Websitewww.voehringen.de

Vöhringen is a town in Neu-Ulm in Bavaria, Germany. It is on the Iller, about 18 km south of Ulm and 40 km north of Memmingen. It is in the Donau-Iller Region in Central Swabia (part of Upper Swabia).

Neighbouring municipalities[change | change source]

- Senden to the north
- Weißenhorn to the east
- Bellenberg to the south
- Illerrieden, Baden-Württemberg, to the west

Incorporated former settlements[change | change source]

Illerzell[change | change source]

The formerly settlement of Illerzell, is about 3 km northwest of Vöhringen on the floor of the Iller Valley. It was incorporated into Vöhringen on 1 July 1972.

Illerberg with St. Martin's Church

Illerberg und Thal[change | change source]

Illerberg, and Thal, are placed about 2 km east of Vöhringen and are still largely agricultural villages. In existence since the 6th or 7th centuries, they were long allied under a single overlord and have grown together to form a single settlement; the two were administratively united on 22 November 1970 and were incorporated into Vöhringen on 1 January 1976.[3]

Wolfgang-Eychmüller-Haus

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.
  3. Festschrift: 150 Jahre Musikkappelle Illerberg/Thal[permanent dead link], 2004, p. 14 (pdf) (in German)

Sources[change | change source]

  • Reinhard H. Seitz. Vöhringen - Bilder und Miniaturen einer jungen Stadt. Weißenhorn: Konrad, 2002. ISBN 978-3-87437-462-0

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