Lichtenau, Bavaria

market municipality in Bavaria, Germany

Lichtenau is a market town in the district of Ansbach, Mittelfranken, Bavaria, Germany. A small village/town of roughly 3,780 population on the “Castle Road” theme route of Southern Germany. It is at 390 meters above sea level with an area of 41.39 km² (16 sq mi).

Lichtenau
Coat of arms of Lichtenau
Location of Lichtenau within Ansbach district
Lichtenau in AN.svg
Lichtenau is located in Germany
Lichtenau
Lichtenau
Lichtenau is located in Bavaria
Lichtenau
Lichtenau
Coordinates: 49°16′N 10°41′E / 49.267°N 10.683°E / 49.267; 10.683Coordinates: 49°16′N 10°41′E / 49.267°N 10.683°E / 49.267; 10.683
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMiddle Franconia
DistrictAnsbach
Subdivisions20 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Markus Nehmer[1] (SPD)
Area
 • Total41.39 km2 (15.98 sq mi)
Elevation
390 m (1,280 ft)
Population
 (2021-12-31)[2]
 • Total3,847
 • Density93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
91586
Dialling codes09827
Vehicle registrationAN
Websitewww.markt-lichtenau.de
Saint George's church, Immeldorf, Lichtenau

ReferencesEdit

  1. Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. "Tabelle 12411-003r Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes: Gemeinden, Stichtag" (in German). Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik. June 2022.

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