Niederstetten

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Niederstetten
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Niederstetten
Coat of arms
Niederstetten   is located in Germany
Niederstetten
Niederstetten
Coordinates: 49°24′03″N 09°55′05″E / 49.40083°N 9.91806°E / 49.40083; 9.91806Coordinates: 49°24′03″N 09°55′05″E / 49.40083°N 9.91806°E / 49.40083; 9.91806
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Main-Tauber-Kreis
Government
 • Mayor Rüdiger Zibold
Area
 • Total 104.06 km2 (40.18 sq mi)
Elevation 306 m (1,004 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,868
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 97996
Dialling codes 07932
Vehicle registration TBB
Website www.niederstetten.de

Niederstetten is a town and a municipality in the Main-Tauber district, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated 14 km southeast of Bad Mergentheim, and 19 km west of Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

Sights[edit]

Inner courtyard of castle Haltenbergstetten

The main attraction is the Castle Haltenbergstetten. Germany's biggest pig market (every week on Monday morning)

Museum[edit]

The Albert-Sammt-Zeppelin-Museum is in memory of last German airship captain Albert Sammt and shows original parts as well as documents of Zeppelin history.

Economy, industry and infrastructure[edit]

Military[edit]

Niederstetten is home to German Army Aviation Transport Helicopter Regiment 30 based at Niederstetten Air Base.

International relations[edit]

Niederstetten is twinned with:

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