Neuendettelsau

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Neuendettelsau
Neuendettelsau in the 1970s
Neuendettelsau in the 1970s
Coat of arms of Neuendettelsau
Coat of arms
Neuendettelsau   is located in Germany
Neuendettelsau
Neuendettelsau
Coordinates: 49°16′N 10°46′E / 49.267°N 10.767°E / 49.267; 10.767Coordinates: 49°16′N 10°46′E / 49.267°N 10.767°E / 49.267; 10.767
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Mittelfranken
District Ansbach
Subdivisions 19 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor Gerhard Korn (CSU)
Area
 • Total 33.80 km2 (13.05 sq mi)
Elevation 438 m (1,437 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 7,407
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 91564
Dialling codes 09874
Vehicle registration AN
Website www.neuendettelsau.eu

Neuendettelsau is a local authority in Middle Franconia, Germany. Neuendettelsau is situated 20 miles southwest of Nuremberg and 12 miles east of Ansbach. Population: 7.833 (30. Juni 2006). The city has three schools. Since 1947 it has a Lutheran seminary (Augustana Hochschule). It is connected by motorway A6.

Diakonie Neuendettelsau[edit]

Lutheran St. Nikolai church

Reverend Wilhelm Löhe (1808–1872) founded in 1854 an institute for deaconesses. The Diakonie Neuendettelsau is one of today’s major independent Christian institutions for social welfare work in Germany and the biggest such enterprise in Bavaria. More than 5.800 employees at numerous institutions in Neuendettelsau and other regions all over Southern Germany and in other European countries take care of the people they are responsible for.

Politics[edit]

  • First mayor: Gerhard Korn (CSU)
  • Second mayor: Gottwald Dötzer (SPD)
  • Third mayor: Wernher Geistmann (CSU)

Sister city[edit]

Famous people[edit]

Literature[edit]

  • Matthias Honold, Hans Rößler (Hrsg.): 700 Jahre Neuendettelsau, Neuendettelsau 1998.
  • Hans Rößler (Hrsg.): Unter Stroh- und Ziegeldächern. Aus der Neuendettelsauer Geschichte, Neuendettelsau 1982.

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