Schonstett

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Schonstett
Coat of arms of Schonstett
Coat of arms
Schonstett   is located in Germany
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
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberbayern
District Rosenheim
Municipal assoc. Halfing
Government
 • Mayor Josef Fink (CSU)
Area
 • Total 13.60 km2 (5.25 sq mi)
Elevation 492 m (1,614 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,354
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 83137
Dialling codes 08055
Vehicle registration RO
Website www.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)

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