Neusäß

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Neusäß
Coat of arms of Neusäß
Coat of arms
Neusäß   is located in Germany
Neusäß
Neusäß
Coordinates: 48°24′N 10°50′E / 48.400°N 10.833°E / 48.400; 10.833Coordinates: 48°24′N 10°50′E / 48.400°N 10.833°E / 48.400; 10.833
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Schwaben
District Augsburg
Government
 • Mayor Hansjörg Durz (CSU)
Area
 • Total 25.14 km2 (9.71 sq mi)
Elevation 476-485 m (−1,115 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 21,617
 • Density 860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 86356
Dialling codes 0821
Vehicle registration A
Website www.neusaess.de

Neusäß (Swabian: Neisäß[2]) is a municipality in the district Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany. The town lies on the Schmutter river and borders the city of Augsburg. As of 2002, the city had 21,914 inhabitants.

Town districts[edit]

  • Alt-Neusäß
  • Hainhofen
  • Hammel
  • Westheim
  • Schlipsheim
  • Täfertingen
  • Ottmarshausen
  • Steppach

History[edit]

Neusaess is a union from 8 formerly independent villages, which united in the years 1972 and 1977, in order to avoid the threatening incorporation by Augsburg.

Since 2014 Richard Greiner (CSU) is mayor of Neusäß.

Attractions[edit]

The pilgrimage church Maria Loreto on the Kobel mountain
Rectory Täfertingen
  • Pilgrimage church Maria Loreto on the Kobel (Westheim)
  • Schloss Hainhofen
  • Schloss Hamel
  • Bismarckturm (Steppach)
  • Titania hot springs
  • Schmutter

Youth and Culture[edit]

Twinnings[edit]

Known citizens[edit]

  • Sena Jurinac - Lederle (1921-2011), soprano and member of the Viennese Mozart ensemble, lived from 1973 until her death in Hainhofen.

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