Kirchroth

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Kirchroth
Coat of arms of Kirchroth
Coat of arms
Kirchroth   is located in Germany
Kirchroth
Kirchroth
Coordinates: 48°57′N 12°33′E / 48.950°N 12.550°E / 48.950; 12.550Coordinates: 48°57′N 12°33′E / 48.950°N 12.550°E / 48.950; 12.550
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Niederbayern
District Straubing-Bogen
Government
 • Mayor Karl Wanninger (CSU)
Area
 • Total 43.05 km2 (16.62 sq mi)
Elevation 325 m (1,066 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,660
 • Density 85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 94356
Dialling codes 09428
Vehicle registration SR
Website www.kirchroth.de

Kirchroth is a municipality in the district of Straubing-Bogen in Bavaria, Germany. By the local government reform of May 1978 villages Kößnach, Oberzeitldorn, Obermiethnach, Pillnach, Pondorf, Niederachdorf, as well as Aufroth and Neuroth were incorporated.

Notable people[edit]

The social democratic politician Albert Roßhaupter (1878–1962) was born in the district Pillnach.

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