Forchheim

town in Landkreis Forchheim in Germany

Forchheim is a German town in Upper Franconia. Next bigger cities are Nürnberg, Bamberg, Fürth, Erlangen and Coburg. There live is about 32.000 people.

Forchheim
City hall
City hall
Coat of arms of Forchheim
Coat of arms
Location of Forchheim within Forchheim district
Forchheim in FO.svg
Forchheim is located in Germany
Forchheim
Forchheim
Forchheim is located in Bavaria
Forchheim
Forchheim
Coordinates: 49°43′11″N 11°03′29″E / 49.71972°N 11.05806°E / 49.71972; 11.05806Coordinates: 49°43′11″N 11°03′29″E / 49.71972°N 11.05806°E / 49.71972; 11.05806
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberfranken
DistrictForchheim
Government
 • Lord MayorUwe Kirschstein (SPD)
Area
 • Total44.44 km2 (17.16 sq mi)
Elevation
266 m (873 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total31,942
 • Density720/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
91301
Dialling codes09191
Vehicle registrationFO, EBS, PEG
Websitewww.forchheim.de

It is 465 meters high and has an area of 44,46 km².

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.

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