Kirchzarten

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Kirchzarten
Aerial view of Kirchzarten
Aerial view of Kirchzarten
Coat of arms of Kirchzarten
Coat of arms
Location of Kirchzarten
Kirchzarten is located in Germany
Kirchzarten
Kirchzarten
Kirchzarten is located in Baden-Württemberg
Kirchzarten
Kirchzarten
Coordinates: 47°58′N 7°57′E / 47.967°N 7.950°E / 47.967; 7.950Coordinates: 47°58′N 7°57′E / 47.967°N 7.950°E / 47.967; 7.950
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictBreisgau-Hochschwarzwald
Government
 • MayorAndreas Hall (CDU)
Area
 • Total21.14 km2 (8.16 sq mi)
Elevation
380 m (1,250 ft)
Population
(2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,830
 • Density460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
79199
Dialling codes07661
Vehicle registrationFR
Websitewww.kirchzarten.de

Kirchzarten is a town in the district of Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald in the federal-state of Baden-Württemberg in southwestern Germany.

A Zionist agricultural training farm was founded in Kirchzarten in 1919 to prepare young people to become farmers in Palestine [Eretz Israel].[2]

The Kirchzarten synagogue had a set of Jugendstil windows by artist Friedrich Adler, who made a duplicate set now in the Tel Aviv Museum of Art.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2017". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). 2018.
  2. ^ a b http://www.alemannia-judaica.de/kirchzarten_synagoge.htm