Lichtenstein, Baden-Württemberg

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Lichtenstein
Coat of arms of Lichtenstein
Coat of arms
Lichtenstein is located in Germany
Lichtenstein
Lichtenstein
Coordinates: 48°25′37″N 09°15′13″E / 48.42694°N 9.25361°E / 48.42694; 9.25361Coordinates: 48°25′37″N 09°15′13″E / 48.42694°N 9.25361°E / 48.42694; 9.25361
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Reutlingen
Subdivisions 4 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor Peter Nußbaum
Area
 • Total 34.24 km2 (13.22 sq mi)
Elevation 507 m (1,663 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 9,030
 • Density 260/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 72805
Dialling codes 07129
Vehicle registration RT
Website www.gemeinde-lichtenstein.de


See Liechtenstein for the country.

Lichtenstein is a municipality in the Tübingen administrative region (Regierungsbezirk) in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It lies at the foot of the Swabian Alb (plateau).

It was formed on January 1, 1975 from the former independent municipalities of Honau (Traifelberg), Holzelfingen, and Unterhausen.

Partner cities[edit]

Lichtenstein has been a partner city with:

Main sights[edit]

  • Lichtenstein Castle is located above Honau.
  • Johannes Church is in Unterhausen.
  • Sankt-Blasius Church is in Holzelfingen.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [Statistisches Bundesamt – Gemeinden in Deutschland mit Bevölkerung am 31.12.2012 (XLS-Datei; 4,0 MB) (Einwohnerzahlen auf Grundlage des Zensus 2011) "Gemeinden in Deutschland mit Bevölkerung am 31.12.2012"]. Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 12 November 2013. 

External links[edit]

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