Maisach

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Maisach
Coat of arms of Maisach
Coat of arms
Maisach   is located in Germany
Maisach
Maisach
Coordinates: 48°13′N 11°16′E / 48.217°N 11.267°E / 48.217; 11.267Coordinates: 48°13′N 11°16′E / 48.217°N 11.267°E / 48.217; 11.267
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberbayern
District Fürstenfeldbruck
Subdivisions 25 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor Gerhard Landgraf (FW Maisach)
Area
 • Total 53.45 km2 (20.64 sq mi)
Elevation 514 m (1,686 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 13,164
 • Density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 82216
Dialling codes 08141 / 08142 / 08135
Vehicle registration FFB
Website www.maisach.de

Maisach is a municipality in the district of Fürstenfeldbruck, in Bavaria, Germany. It is the largest municipality in the Fürstenfeldbruck district. It is situated 4 km north of Fürstenfeldbruck, and 25 km northwest of Munich. It is served by an S-Bahn station on the S3 München S3.svg towards Mammendorf, which lies south of the town center. The tallest building in the town belongs to the eponymously named local brewery and sports an aircraft warning beacon.

Geography[edit]

The community Maisach lies on the river Maisach.

History[edit]

The first documentary record of Maisach comes from the year 806. For the other districts excepting Gernlinden there are also records coming from the second half of the 8th and first half of the 9th century. Gernlinden is first recorded in 1436.

In 1818 the community was established. The settlement Gernlinden was built after the first world war. The current organisation of the districts was carried out in 1978.

Districts[edit]

(Districts in bold are primary districts or previously individual communities)

  • Maisach (5.193 residents)
    • Anzhofen (10 residents)
    • Diepoltshofen (71 residents)
  • Gernlinden (4.419 residents)
    • Gernlinden-Ost (147 residents)
  • Überacker (902 residents)
    • Fußberg (14 residents)
    • Fußbergmoos (23 residents)
    • Loderhof (13 residents)
    • Pöcklhof (12 residents)
    • Thal (22 residents)
  • Rottbach (268 residents)
    • Deisenhofen (50 residents)
    • Kuchenried (6 residents)
    • Oberlappach (114 residents)
    • Prack (25 residents)
    • Unterlappach (17 residents)
    • Weiherhaus (13 residents)
    • Zötzelhofen (19 residents)
  • Germerswang (783 residents)
    • Frauenberg (123 residents)
    • Stefansberg (124 residents)
  • Malching (310 residents)
    • Obermalching (19 residents)
    • Galgen (22 residents)

Politics[edit]

The Gemeinderat in Maisach has 24 members:

CSU SPD Freie Wähler Maisach Die Grünen Einigkeit Gernlinden Bürgerforum Gesamtgemeinde Maisach Total
2002 10 6 3 1 3 1 24 Seats
2008 10 3 6 3 2 0 24 Seats

(Status: Kommunalwahl on 2 March 2008 preliminary result)

On 1 May 2008 Hans Seidl (CSU) will take over the role of Bürgermeister

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