Herrieden

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Herrieden
Coat of arms of Herrieden
Coat of arms
Location of Herrieden within Ansbach district
Herrieden in AN.svg
Herrieden is located in Germany
Herrieden
Herrieden
Herrieden is located in Bavaria
Herrieden
Herrieden
Coordinates: 49°13′N 10°31′E / 49.217°N 10.517°E / 49.217; 10.517Coordinates: 49°13′N 10°31′E / 49.217°N 10.517°E / 49.217; 10.517
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMittelfranken
DistrictAnsbach
Subdivisions38 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorAlfons Brandl (CSU)
Area
 • Total81.71 km2 (31.55 sq mi)
Elevation
423 m (1,388 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total7,999
 • Density98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
91567
Dialling codes09825
Vehicle registrationAN
Websitewww.herrieden.de

Herrieden is a town in the district of Ansbach and situated in the Middle Franconia region of Bavaria, Germany. It lies along the upper Altmühl river, about 9 km (6 mi) southwest of the city of Ansbach, 47 km southwest of the city of Nürnberg, 95 km east of Heilbronn and 144 km northwest of Munich. It is part of a cooperative with the nearby small cities of Aurach, Burgoberbach, and Leutershausen. Herrieden is located close to the A6 autobahn between Nürnberg and Heilbronn. Herrieden is administratively over the large towns of Neunstetten to the north, Rauenzell to the east and Elbersroth to the southwest. Other towns and villages administratively under Herrieden include Birkach, Bittelhof, Böckau, Brünst, Buschhof, Esbach, Gimpertshausen, Gräbenwinden, Heuberg, Höfstetten, Hohenberg, Lammelbach, Lattenbuch, Leibelbach, Leuckersdorf, Leutenbuch, Limbach, Manndorf, Mühlbruck, Niederdombach, Oberschönbronn, Regmannsdorf, Rös, Roth, Sauerbach, Schernberg, Schönau, Seebronn, Sickersdorf, Stadel, Stegbruck, Steinbach, Velden and Winn.

The first recorded settlement of Herrieden was a monastery called Hasenried (Latin Nazaruda) in 782.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ Cf. Notitia de servitio monasteriorum.

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