Betzenstein

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Betzenstein
Coat of arms of Betzenstein
Coat of arms
Betzenstein   is located in Germany
Betzenstein
Betzenstein
Coordinates: 49°40′48.98″N 11°25′3.49″E / 49.6802722°N 11.4176361°E / 49.6802722; 11.4176361Coordinates: 49°40′48.98″N 11°25′3.49″E / 49.6802722°N 11.4176361°E / 49.6802722; 11.4176361
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberfranken
District Bayreuth
Municipal assoc. Betzenstein
Government
 • Mayor Claus Meyer
Area
 • Total 51.84 km2 (20.02 sq mi)
Elevation 511 m (1,677 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,476
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 91282
Dialling codes 09244
Vehicle registration BT
Website www.betzenstein.de

Betzenstein is a town in the district of Bayreuth, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated in the Franconian Switzerland, 35 km northeast of Nuremberg.

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