Lichtenau, Bavaria

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Lichtenau
Coat of arms of Lichtenau
Coat of arms
Location of Lichtenau within Ansbach district
Lichtenau in AN.svg
Lichtenau is located in Germany
Lichtenau
Lichtenau
Lichtenau is located in Bavaria
Lichtenau
Lichtenau
Coordinates: 49°16′N 10°41′E / 49.267°N 10.683°E / 49.267; 10.683Coordinates: 49°16′N 10°41′E / 49.267°N 10.683°E / 49.267; 10.683
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionMittelfranken
DistrictAnsbach
Subdivisions20 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorUwe Reißmann (SPD)
Area
 • Total41.39 km2 (15.98 sq mi)
Elevation
390 m (1,280 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,924
 • Density95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
91586
Dialling codes09827
Vehicle registrationAN
Websitewww.markt-lichtenau.de

Lichtenau is a market town in the district of Ansbach, Mittelfranken, Bavaria, Germany.

Saint George's church, Immeldorf, Lichtenau

References[edit]

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

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A small village/town of roughly 3,780 population just off the infamous “Castle Road” theme route of Southern Germany. It is a small market town in the district of Ansbach, Mittelfranken, Bavaria, Germany at 390 meters above Sea Level with an area of 41.39 km² (16 sq mi). A very traditional little town, it is also home to the “Veste Lichtenau” (castle) which now houses the Nuremberg Archives.