Höpfingen

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Höpfingen
Aerial view of St. Ägidius Church and surrounding area in the Höpfingen subdivision
Aerial view of St. Ägidius Church and surrounding area in the Höpfingen subdivision
Coat of arms of Höpfingen
Coat of arms
Höpfingen   is located in Germany
Höpfingen
Höpfingen
Coordinates: 49°36′5″N 9°25′51″E / 49.60139°N 9.43083°E / 49.60139; 9.43083Coordinates: 49°36′5″N 9°25′51″E / 49.60139°N 9.43083°E / 49.60139; 9.43083
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Karlsruhe
District Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis
Government
 • Mayor Adalbert Hauck (CDU)
Area
 • Total 30.47 km2 (11.76 sq mi)
Elevation 377 m (1,237 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,993
 • Density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 74746
Dialling codes 06283
Vehicle registration MOS, BCH
Website www.hoepfingen.de

Höpfingen, sometimes spelled Hoepfingen, is a municipality in the district of Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Administration[edit]

The municipality consists of two subdivisions:

  • Höpfingen
  • Waldstetten

Geography[edit]

The district lies on the southeastern slope of the Odenwald mountain range. Part is included with the Neckartal-Odenwald Nature Park, one of the largest national parks in Baden-Württemberg.

Höpfingen, in the northern part of the municipality, has forests, fields and meadows. To the south, the town of Waldstetten sits in a valley with several streams running through.[2]

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