Bad Dürrheim

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Bad Dürrheim
Coat of arms of Bad Dürrheim
Coat of arms
Bad Dürrheim   is located in Germany
Bad Dürrheim
Bad Dürrheim
Coordinates: 48°01′N 08°32′E / 48.017°N 8.533°E / 48.017; 8.533Coordinates: 48°01′N 08°32′E / 48.017°N 8.533°E / 48.017; 8.533
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Freiburg
District Schwarzwald-Baar-Kreis
 • Mayor Walter Klumpp (FW)
 • Total 62.09 km2 (23.97 sq mi)
Elevation 703 m (2,306 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 12,896
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 78073
Dialling codes 07726 / 07706
Vehicle registration VS

Bad Dürrheim is a town in the district of Schwarzwald-Baar, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated east of the Black Forest, 8 km north of Donaueschingen, and 6 km southeast of Villingen.

Bad Dürrheim was from 1951 until 1978 location of a broadcasting transmitter for mediumwave.


The mayor is Walter Klumpp. He was elected in March 2003 with 63,28 % of the votes and reelected in 2011 with 97,2 % of the votes.

  • 1946–1954: Wilhelm Grießhaber
  • 1954–1979: Otto Weissenberger
  • 1979–2003: Gerhard Hagmann
  • since 2003: Walter Klumpp

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Bad Dürrheim is twinned with:

Bad Dürrheim Spa park

Honorary citizens[edit]

  • 1937: Walter Köhler (1897-1989), politician (NSDAP), (Minister-President of Baden), honorary citizenship canceled on 28 May 1946 by order of the District Administrator Bienzeisler of Villingen


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