Schwaig

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Schwaig b.Nürnberg
Saint Magdalene Church
Saint Magdalene Church
Coat of arms of Schwaig b.Nürnberg
Coat of arms
Schwaig b.Nürnberg is located in Germany
Schwaig b.Nürnberg
Schwaig b.Nürnberg
Location of Schwaig b.Nürnberg within Nürnberger Land district
Schwaig bei Nürnberg in LAU.svg
Coordinates: 49°28′09″N 11°12′03″E / 49.46917°N 11.20083°E / 49.46917; 11.20083Coordinates: 49°28′09″N 11°12′03″E / 49.46917°N 11.20083°E / 49.46917; 11.20083
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Mittelfranken
District Nürnberger Land
Government
 • Mayor Ruth Thurner (FW)
Area
 • Total 5.89 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Elevation 320 m (1,050 ft)
Population (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,885
 • Density 1,500/km2 (3,900/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 90571
Dialling codes 0911
Vehicle registration LAU, ESB, HEB, N, PEG
Website www.schwaig.de

Schwaig is a municipality in the district of Nürnberger Land in Bavaria in Germany.

In 1979 the municipalities Schwaig and Behringersdorf were merged to form the current municipality.[2] Behringersdorf has a railway station on the Nuremberg–Cheb railway.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). September 2018.
  2. ^ Heyl, Stephanie. "Gemeinde Schwaig b.Nürnberg". Haus der Bayrischen Geschichte. Retrieved 2017-10-16. Schwaig b. Nürnberg führt seit 1960 den Namenszusatz 'bei Nürnberg' und besteht seit 1976 aus den ehemals selbstständigen Gemeinden Schwaig und Behringersdorf.
  3. ^ Hellemann, Pia (7 February 2018). "Erdings Olympia-Held fiebert mit" [Erding's Olympic hero is engrossed]. Münchner Merkur (in German). Retrieved 15 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Die doppelte Zeidler-Show" [The double Zeidler-show]. Münchner Merkur (in German). 6 July 2017. Retrieved 16 July 2018.