Wolframs-Eschenbach

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Wolframs-Eschenbach
Hauptstrasse Wolframs-Eschenbach.jpg
Coat of arms of Wolframs-Eschenbach
Location of Wolframs-Eschenbach within Ansbach district
Wolframs-Eschenbach in AN.svg
Wolframs-Eschenbach is located in Germany
Wolframs-Eschenbach
Wolframs-Eschenbach
Wolframs-Eschenbach is located in Bavaria
Wolframs-Eschenbach
Wolframs-Eschenbach
Coordinates: 49°14′N 10°44′E / 49.233°N 10.733°E / 49.233; 10.733Coordinates: 49°14′N 10°44′E / 49.233°N 10.733°E / 49.233; 10.733
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMiddle Franconia
DistrictAnsbach
Municipal assoc.Wolframs-Eschenbach
Subdivisions10 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorMichael Dörr (CSU)
Area
 • Total25.47 km2 (9.83 sq mi)
Elevation
442 m (1,450 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,119
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91639
Dialling codes09875
Vehicle registrationAN
Websitewww.wolframs-eschenbach.de

Wolframs-Eschenbach is a town in Ansbach, a district (Landkreis) in Middle Franconia. It is 14 kilometres (8.7 miles) southeast of Ansbach, and 36 kilometres (22 miles) southwest of Nuremberg.

The town is named after its most famous son, the Minnesinger Wolfram von Eschenbach. A notable church is the Liebfrauenmünster (Minster of our Dear Lady).

Wolframs-Eschenbach from southeast

Sons and daughters of the town[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "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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