Geiselhöring

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Geiselhöring
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Geiselhöring
Coat of arms
Location of Geiselhöring within Straubing-Bogen district
Geiselhöring in SR.svg
Geiselhöring is located in Germany
Geiselhöring
Geiselhöring
Geiselhöring is located in Bavaria
Geiselhöring
Geiselhöring
Coordinates: 48°49′33″N 12°23′33″E / 48.82583°N 12.39250°E / 48.82583; 12.39250Coordinates: 48°49′33″N 12°23′33″E / 48.82583°N 12.39250°E / 48.82583; 12.39250
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionNiederbayern
DistrictStraubing-Bogen
Government
 • MayorHerbert Lichtinger (CSU)
Area
 • Total99.96 km2 (38.59 sq mi)
Elevation
356 m (1,168 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,890
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
94333
Dialling codes09423
Vehicle registrationSR
WebsiteStadt Geiselhöring

Geiselhöring is a town in the Straubing-Bogen district, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated 14 km southwest of Straubing, and 30 km southeast of Regensburg.

Personalities[edit]

The following personalities come from Geiselhöring and / or have / had to deal with Geiselhöring:

  • Hans-Jürgen Buchner (born 1944) named his music group Haindling after the district of the same name
  • Elli Erl (born 1979), winner of Germany is looking for the superstar 2003
  • Luise Kinseher (born 1969), cabaret artist and actress, grew up in Geiselhöring
  • Heinrich Weber (1940-2010), tenor

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). September 2018.

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