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Aichach Unteres Tor.jpg
Coat of arms of Aichach
Coat of arms
Aichach   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 48°27′0″N 11°08′0″E / 48.45000°N 11.13333°E / 48.45000; 11.13333Coordinates: 48°27′0″N 11°08′0″E / 48.45000°N 11.13333°E / 48.45000; 11.13333
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Schwaben
District Aichach-Friedberg
 • Mayor Klaus Habermann (SPD)
 • Total 92.97 km2 (35.90 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 21,050
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 86551
Dialling codes 08251
Vehicle registration AIC

Aichach (German pronunciation: [ˈaɪçax]) is a town in Germany, located in the Bundesland of Bavaria and situated just northeast of Augsburg. It is the capital of the district of Aichach-Friedberg. The municipality of Aichach counts some 20,000 inhabitants. It is not far from the motorway that connects Munich and Stuttgart, the A8. The local river is called Paar. Bavaria's only women's prison was established in Aichach in 1909.


Aichach's history dates back nearly 1000 years.

In 1997, it celebrated 650 years of town status.

Town twinning[edit]

Aichach is twinned with:

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

Vinzenz Müller 1951 speaking Volkskammer Berlin


  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). June 2016. 

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