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Berchtesgaden

municipality of Germany

Berchtesgaden (IPA: [bɛʁçtəsˈgaːdən]) is a municipality in the German Bavarian Alps. It is found in the south district of Berchtesgadener Land in Bavaria, near the border to Austria. It lies north of the Nationalpark Berchtesgaden.

Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgaden and the Watzmann in 2010
Berchtesgaden and the Watzmann in 2010
Coat of arms of Berchtesgaden
Coat of arms
Location of Berchtesgaden within Berchtesgadener Land district
Berchtesgaden in BGL.png
Berchtesgaden is located in Germany
Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgaden is located in Bavaria
Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgaden
Coordinates: 47°37′53″N 13°0′15″E / 47.63139°N 13.00417°E / 47.63139; 13.00417Coordinates: 47°37′53″N 13°0′15″E / 47.63139°N 13.00417°E / 47.63139; 13.00417
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberbayern
DistrictBerchtesgadener Land
Government
 • MayorRudolf Schaupp (FW)
Area
 • Total35.63 km2 (13.76 sq mi)
Elevation
700 m (2,300 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total7,804
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
83471
Dialling codes+49 8652
Vehicle registrationBGL
Websitegemeinde.berchtesgaden.de

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). January 2018.