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Coat of arms of Erbendorf
Coat of arms
Erbendorf   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 49°50′N 12°3′E / 49.833°N 12.050°E / 49.833; 12.050Coordinates: 49°50′N 12°3′E / 49.833°N 12.050°E / 49.833; 12.050
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberpfalz
District Tirschenreuth
 • Mayor Hans Donko (CSU)
 • Total 67.55 km2 (26.08 sq mi)
Elevation 506 m (1,660 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,150
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 92681
Dialling codes 09682
Vehicle registration TIR

Erbendorf is a town in the Upper Palatinate (Oberpfalz) region of Germany. As of December, 2006, the town has a population of 5,341.

The following villages are incorporated into the town: Aschenhof, Birkenreuth, Boxdorf, Eppenhof, Frodersreuth, Glashütte, Gössenreuth, Gramlhof, Grötschenreuth, Hauxdorf, Inglashof, Napfberg, Neuenreuth, Pfaben, Plärn, Schadenreuth, Siegritz, Steinbach, Straßenschacht, Thann, Wäldern, Wetzldorf, and Wildenreuth.

Main Attractions of Erbendorf[edit]

  • Hiking and biking in the Stienwald region; a mountain range and a national park well known for its long-distance trials.
  • The Mining Museum of Erbendorf, as the city has a very rich mining history.
  • A public recreation center equipped with two heated outdoor pools.


Sons and daughters of the city[edit]

Personalities who have worked in the city[edit]

  • Norbert Scharf (1952-2010), Landtag deputy (SPD), was from 2005 to 2008 member of the town council of Erbendorf


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