Trostberg

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Trostberg
Coat of arms of Trostberg
Coat of arms
Trostberg   is located in Germany
Trostberg
Trostberg
Coordinates: 48°1′N 12°33′E / 48.017°N 12.550°E / 48.017; 12.550Coordinates: 48°1′N 12°33′E / 48.017°N 12.550°E / 48.017; 12.550
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberbayern
District Traunstein
Government
 • Mayor Karl Schleid (CSU)
Area
 • Total 51.36 km2 (19.83 sq mi)
Elevation 493 m (1,617 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,059
 • Density 220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 83308
Dialling codes 08621
Vehicle registration TS
Website www.trostberg.de

Trostberg is a town in the district of Traunstein, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated on the river Alz, 19 km northwest of Traunstein.

History[edit]

During World War II, a subcamp of Dachau concentration camp was located in the town.[2]

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