Michelsneukirchen

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Michelsneukirchen
Coat of arms of Michelsneukirchen
Coat of arms
Michelsneukirchen   is located in Germany
Michelsneukirchen
Michelsneukirchen
Coordinates: 49°7′27″N 12°33′9″E / 49.12417°N 12.55250°E / 49.12417; 12.55250Coordinates: 49°7′27″N 12°33′9″E / 49.12417°N 12.55250°E / 49.12417; 12.55250
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberpfalz
District Cham
Municipal assoc. Falkenstein, Bavaria
Government
 • Mayor Gerhard Blab
Area
 • Total 32.86 km2 (12.69 sq mi)
Elevation 569 m (1,867 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,746
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 93185
Dialling codes 0 94 67
Vehicle registration CHA
Website www.michelsneukirchen.de

Michelsneukirchen is a community in Oberpfälzer district of Cham in Bavaria in Germany.

Geographical Facts[edit]

Geographical position[edit]

The community is located in the Bavarian Forest.

Adjoining Municipalities[edit]

Adjoining municipalities are Schorndorf, Falkenstein, Obertrübenbach and in Zinzenzell in Niederbayern.

Structuring of the Community[edit]

There are several small villages in Michelsneukirchen, for example Dörfling, Woppmannsdorf, Momannsfelden, Regelsmais and Ponholz.


History[edit]

The village belonged to the masters of Falkenstein.


Crest[edit]

Michelsneukirchen's crest is "divided by red and gold; a silver flaming sword in front, three tilted lozenges in the back."


Gastronomic Specialties[edit]

Grandma's mushroom soup with dumplings and apple pie for dessert.


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