Lichtenau, Bavaria

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Lichtenau
Coat of arms of Lichtenau
Coat of arms
Lichtenau is located in Germany
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
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Mittelfranken
District Ansbach
Subdivisions 20 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor Uwe Reißmann (SPD)
Area
 • Total 41.39 km2 (15.98 sq mi)
Elevation 390 m (1,280 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,732
 • Density 90/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 91586
Dialling codes 09827
Vehicle registration AN
Website www.markt-lichtenau.de

Lichtenau is a market town in the district of Ansbach, Mittelfranken, Bavaria, Germany.

Saint George's church, Immeldorf, Lichtenau

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A small village/town of roughly 3,780 population just off the infamous “Castle Road” theme route of Southern Germany. Its a small market town in the district of Ansbach, Mittelfranken, Bavaria, Germany. 390 meters above Sea Level with an Area of 41.39 km² (16 sq mi). Very traditional little town, it is also home to the “Veste Lichtenau” (castle) which now houses the Nuremberg Archives.