|• Mayor||Frank Pitterlein (CSU)|
|• Total||49.36 km2 (19.06 sq mi)|
|• Density||160/km2 (420/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Vehicle registration||LAU, ESB, HEB, N, PEG|
Schnaittach is on a river of the same name, a tributary of the Pegnitz.
Schnaittach was first mentioned in 1011.
Until 1806 the Christian population of Schnaittach was Catholic, in contrast to the surrounding areas. Schnaittach has had a large Jewish community since the 15th century. Today, the building complex of the synagogue houses a branch of the Jewish Museum of Franconia (the main museum is in Fürth).
- "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). 31 December 2013.
- Official town Web site (German)
- Fortifications near Schnaittach (German)
- Jewish Museum of Franconia (German)
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