Neuburg-Schrobenhausen

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Neuburg-Schrobenhausen
Bavaria ND.svg
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Adm. regionUpper Bavaria
CapitalNeuburg an der Donau
Area
 • Total740 km2 (290 sq mi)
Population
(31 December 2017)[1]
 • Total96,164
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationND, SOB
Websiteneuburg-schrobenhausen.de

Neuburg-Schrobenhausen is a Landkreis (district) in Bavaria, Germany. It is bounded by (from the east and clockwise) the districts of Pfaffenhofen, Aichach-Friedberg, Donau-Ries and Eichstätt, and by the city of Ingolstadt.

History[edit]

The district was established in 1972 by merging the former districts of Neuburg and Schrobenhausen.

Geography[edit]

The district consists of the previously swampy areas between the Danube and Paar rivers, that are called the Donaumoos. North of the Danube the district includes a small part of the Altmühl Valley Nature Park.

Coat of arms[edit]

Coat of arms The coat of arms displays:
  • the bear's head from the city arms of Schrobenhausen
  • the heraldic lion of the Electorate of the Palatinate
  • a wavy line symbolising the Danube River

Towns and municipalities[edit]

Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Neuburg-Schrobenhausen
Towns Municipalities
  1. Neuburg an der Donau
  2. Schrobenhausen
  1. Aresing
  2. Berg im Gau
  3. Bergheim
  4. Brunnen
  5. Burgheim
  6. Ehekirchen
  7. Gachenbach
  8. Karlshuld
  1. Karlskron
  2. Königsmoos
  3. Langenmosen
  4. Oberhausen
  5. Rennertshofen
  6. Rohrenfels
  7. Waidhofen
  8. Weichering

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). September 2018.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 48°40′N 11°10′E / 48.67°N 11.17°E / 48.67; 11.17