Königsberg, Bavaria

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Königsberg i.Bay.
Coat of arms of Königsberg i.Bay.
Coat of arms
Königsberg i.Bay. is located in Germany
Königsberg i.Bay.
Königsberg i.Bay.
Coordinates: 50°4′40″N 10°34′00″E / 50.07778°N 10.56667°E / 50.07778; 10.56667Coordinates: 50°4′40″N 10°34′00″E / 50.07778°N 10.56667°E / 50.07778; 10.56667
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Unterfranken
District Haßberge
Subdivisions 10 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor Erich Stubenrauch
Area
 • Total 61.86 km2 (23.88 sq mi)
Elevation 280 m (920 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,665
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 97486
Dialling codes 09525
Vehicle registration HAS
Website www.koenigsberg.de

Königsberg in Bayern is a town in the Haßberge district, in Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germany. It is situated 7 km northeast of Haßfurt, and 31 km northwest of Bamberg.

The town is not to be confused with the most famous Königsberg, the former East Prussian city of Königsberg in Preußen (since 1945 Kaliningrad, Russia), nor with Königsberg in der Neumark (since 1945 as Chojna in Poland). It was an exclave of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha until 1918, after having been a part of Saxe-Hildburghausen.

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Plaque at the birthplace of Regiomontanus

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