Schonstett

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Schonstett
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Coat of arms of Schonstett
Coat of arms
Location of Schonstett within Rosenheim district
Schonstett in RO.svg
Schonstett is located in Germany
Schonstett
Schonstett
Schonstett is located in Bavaria
Schonstett
Schonstett
Coordinates: 47°59′N 12°15′E / 47.983°N 12.250°E / 47.983; 12.250Coordinates: 47°59′N 12°15′E / 47.983°N 12.250°E / 47.983; 12.250
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberbayern
DistrictRosenheim
Municipal assoc.Halfing
Government
 • MayorJosef Fink (CSU)
Area
 • Total13.60 km2 (5.25 sq mi)
Elevation
492 m (1,614 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,367
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
83137
Dialling codes08055
Vehicle registrationRO
Websitewww.schonstett.de

Schonstett is a municipality in the district of Rosenheim in Bavaria in Germany.

History[edit]

In the Middle Ages, Schonstett was the capital of the dominion of the Baron of Schleich. In the course of the 1818 administrative reform in Bavaria Schonstett became an independent municipality.

Culture and sights[edit]

  • Saint John the Baptist (parish church)
  • Castle and castle gardens

Sports[edit]

  • SV Schonstett
  • Schloßschützen (marksmen)

Education[edit]

  • Grundschule Schonstett (elementary school)
  • Kindergarten "Fridolin Pusteblume" (nursery)

Youth[edit]

  • KLJB Schonstett (for Catholic rural youth)

References[edit]

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

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