Treffurt

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Treffurt
Coat of arms of Treffurt
Coat of arms
Treffurt   is located in Germany
Treffurt
Treffurt
Coordinates: 51°8′12″N 10°14′15″E / 51.13667°N 10.23750°E / 51.13667; 10.23750Coordinates: 51°8′12″N 10°14′15″E / 51.13667°N 10.23750°E / 51.13667; 10.23750
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Wartburgkreis
Subdivisions 4
Government
 • Mayor Bernd Rosenbusch (CDU)
Area
 • Total 54.76 km2 (21.14 sq mi)
Elevation 190 m (620 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,265
 • Density 96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 99830
Dialling codes 036923
Vehicle registration WAK
Website www.treffurt.de

Treffurt is a town in the Wartburgkreis district, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated on the river Werra, 19 km northwest of Eisenach, and 18 km southwest of Mühlhausen in the Naturpark Eichsfeld-Hainich-Werratal nature park. Treffurt is well known for its old beautiful villas and medieval landscape and sculpting. The Krause family, best known for starting Hush Puppie Shoes, originated in Treffurt.

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