Auerbach in der Oberpfalz

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Auerbach i.d.OPf.
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Coat of arms of Auerbach i.d.OPf.
Coat of arms
Auerbach i.d.OPf. is located in Germany
Auerbach i.d.OPf.
Auerbach i.d.OPf.
Coordinates: 49°41′N 11°37′E / 49.683°N 11.617°E / 49.683; 11.617Coordinates: 49°41′N 11°37′E / 49.683°N 11.617°E / 49.683; 11.617
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberpfalz
District Amberg-Sulzbach
Government
 • Mayor Helmut Ott (SPD)
Area
 • Total 70.33 km2 (27.15 sq mi)
Elevation 435 m (1,427 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,861
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 91275
Dialling codes 09643
Vehicle registration AS
Website www.auerbach.de

Auerbach in der Oberpfalz (German pronunciation: [ˈaʊɐbax ɪn dɐ ˈoːbɐpfalts] ( )) is a town in the Amberg-Sulzbach district, Bavaria, Germany. It is located 45 km northeast of Nuremberg. In the subdivision Michelfeld there was a Benedictine monastery which is now a nursing home.

Subdivisions[edit]

  • Degelsdorf
  • Gunzendorf
  • Michelfeld
  • Nasnitz
  • Nitzlbuch
  • Ranna
  • Ranzenthal
  • Zogenreuth

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