Hofbieber

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Hofbieber
Coat of arms of Hofbieber
Coat of arms
Hofbieber  is located in Germany
Hofbieber
Hofbieber
Coordinates: 50°35′N 09°50′E / 50.583°N 9.833°E / 50.583; 9.833Coordinates: 50°35′N 09°50′E / 50.583°N 9.833°E / 50.583; 9.833
Country Germany
State Hesse
Admin. region Kassel
District Fulda
Government
 • Mayor Markus Röder (non party)
Area
 • Total 87.2 km2 (33.7 sq mi)
Elevation 390 m (1,280 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,985
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 36145
Dialling codes 06657
Vehicle registration FD
Website www.hofbieber.de

Hofbieber is a municipality in the district of Fulda, in Hesse, Germany.

General[edit]

Hofbieber is situated in the center of the Hessian Rhön Mountains near the Mountain Milseburg. The municipality of Hofbieber has approximately 6,500 citizens living within eighteen urban districts and some outlying lonesome farms widespread over 90 km² (34.75 mi²). The main income of the city is farming and tourism from weekend visitors from the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region.

The urban districts are:

  • Allmus
  • Danzwiesen
  • Elters
  • Hofbieber
  • Kleinsassen
  • Langenberg
  • Langenbieber
  • Mahlerts
  • Mittelberg
  • Niederbieber
  • Obergruben
  • Obernüst
  • Rödergrund/Egelmes
  • Schackau
  • Schwarzbach
  • Steens
  • Wiesen
  • Wittges

Attractions[edit]

The picturesque surroundings and a lot of well indicated hiking & biking trails are the credits of these region.

A view from Castle Bieberstein now a boarding school to Milseburg, Wasserkuppe and Stellberg

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