Grafrath

municipality of Germany

Grafrath is a municipality in Fürstenfeldbruck in Bavaria in Germany. It takes its name from Saint Rasso (Ratho), who was a count (Graf) who founded a Benedictine abbey here in the 10th century.[3]

Grafrath
Saint Rasso church
Saint Rasso church
Coat of arms of Grafrath
Location of Grafrath within Fürstenfeldbruck district
Grafrath in FFB.svg
Grafrath is located in Germany
Grafrath
Grafrath
Grafrath is located in Bavaria
Grafrath
Grafrath
Coordinates: 48°07′N 11°10′E / 48.117°N 11.167°E / 48.117; 11.167Coordinates: 48°07′N 11°10′E / 48.117°N 11.167°E / 48.117; 11.167
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberbayern
DistrictFürstenfeldbruck
Municipal assoc.Grafrath
Subdivisions3 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Markus Kennerknecht[1]
Area
 • Total14.43 km2 (5.57 sq mi)
Elevation
550 m (1,800 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total3,803
 • Density260/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
82284
Dialling codes08144
Vehicle registrationFFB
Websitewww.grafrath.de

ReferencesEdit

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). January 2018.
  3. Rasso (Ratho) von Andechs - Ökumenisches Heiligenlexikon

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Grafrath at Wikimedia Commons