Wald (Allgäu)

municipality in Bavaria, Germany

Wald is a municipality in Ostallgäu in Bavaria in Germany.

Wald
General view of Wald
General view of Wald
Coat of arms of Wald
Location of Wald (Allgäu) within Ostallgäu district
Wald in OAL.svg
Wald is located in Germany
Wald
Wald
Wald is located in Bavaria
Wald
Wald
Coordinates: 47°43′N 10°33′E / 47.717°N 10.550°E / 47.717; 10.550Coordinates: 47°43′N 10°33′E / 47.717°N 10.550°E / 47.717; 10.550
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionSchwaben
DistrictOstallgäu
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Johanna Purschke[1]
Area
 • Total17.97 km2 (6.94 sq mi)
Elevation
800 m (2,600 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,161
 • Density65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
87616
Dialling codes09463
Vehicle registrationOAL
Websitewww.wald-allgaeu.de

The village Wald is in the Allgäu region. Wald belongs to the administrative community Seeg and is in Bavarian Swabia.

Wald includes many surrounding hamlets: Barnstein, Bergers, Birngschwend, Geigers, Gemmels, houses, Herring, Hofen, Holzmanns, Kaltenbrunn, Kaufmanns, Kippach, Klosterhof, Neupolz, Öbele, Ofen, Stechele, Wetzlers, Wies, Wimberg.

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Other websitesEdit

  • "Wald: History of the coat-of-arms" (in German). Haus der Bayerischen Geschichte.
  • Wald (Allgäu): Official statistics compiled by the Bavarian State Office of Statistics (LfStat) (PDF; 1,05 MB)

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