Volkach

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Volkach
Volkach.jpg
Coat of arms of Volkach
Coat of arms
Volkach   is located in Germany
Volkach
Volkach
Coordinates: 49°52′N 10°13′E / 49.867°N 10.217°E / 49.867; 10.217Coordinates: 49°52′N 10°13′E / 49.867°N 10.217°E / 49.867; 10.217
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Unterfranken
District Kitzingen
Municipal assoc. Volkach
Government
 • Mayor Peter Kornell (FWG)
Area
 • Total 60.19 km2 (23.24 sq mi)
Elevation 203 m (666 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,656
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 97332
Dialling codes 09381
Vehicle registration KT
Website www.volkach.de

Volkach is a town in the district of Kitzingen in the Regierungsbezirk Unterfranken in Bavaria. The town was founded in 906 AD.

Market square

Volkach's main tourist attraction is its annual wine festival. Volkach's "Weinfest" is one of the premier celebrations of Franconian wine in the region.

References[edit]

External links[edit]