Löffingen

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Löffingen
View from the town
View from the town
Coat of arms of Löffingen
Coat of arms
Löffingen   is located in Germany
Löffingen
Löffingen
Location of Löffingen within Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald district
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Coordinates: 47°53′2″N 8°20′37″E / 47.88389°N 8.34361°E / 47.88389; 8.34361Coordinates: 47°53′2″N 8°20′37″E / 47.88389°N 8.34361°E / 47.88389; 8.34361
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Freiburg
District Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald
Government
 • Mayor Tobias Link
Area
 • Total 88.03 km2 (33.99 sq mi)
Elevation 800 m (2,600 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 7,564
 • Density 86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 79843
Dialling codes 07654, 07707 Unadingen
Vehicle registration FR
Website www.loeffingen.de

Löffingen is a town in the district Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated 14 km southwest of Donaueschingen, and 40 km southeast of Freiburg.

Löffingen Town hall (right)

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

  • Wolfgang Zinser (born 1964) former German champion in the triple jump
  • Tutilo Burger Benedictine OSB (Ordo Sancti Benedicti) (born 1965 in Seppenhofen), Religious Order and Archbishop of the Benedictine Abbey Beuron
  • Martin Braun (born 1968), football player and coach
  • Markus Schuler (born 1977), football player (Hannover, Bielefeld)

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