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Kronach

town in Oberfranken, Bavaria, Germany

Kronach is a German town in northern Upper Franconia. Its population is about 18,000. It is in the Frankenwald near Coburg. Its mayor is Wolfgang Beiergrößlein.

Kronach
Coat of arms of Kronach
Coat of arms
Location of Kronach
Kronach is located in Germany
Kronach
Kronach
Kronach is located in Bavaria
Kronach
Kronach
Coordinates: 50°14′28″N 11°19′41″E / 50.24111°N 11.32806°E / 50.24111; 11.32806Coordinates: 50°14′28″N 11°19′41″E / 50.24111°N 11.32806°E / 50.24111; 11.32806
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberfranken
DistrictKronach
Government
 • MayorWolfgang Beiergrößlein (FW)
Area
 • Total66.98 km2 (25.86 sq mi)
Elevation
318 m (1,043 ft)
Population
(2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total16,917
 • Density250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
96317
Dialling codes09261
Vehicle registrationKC
Websitewww.kronach.de

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Sister citiesEdit

Regular meetingsEdit

  • Historisches
  • Kronacher Schwedensturm
  • Faust-Festspiele
  • Kronacher Schützenfest (Kronacher Freischießen)
  • Kronacher Sommerakademie
  • Kronacher Altstadtfest

TrafficEdit

Next important Traffic routes are in Coburg and Lichtenfels.

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.