Täferrot

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Täferrot
Coat of arms of Täferrot
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Täferrot   is located in Germany
Täferrot
Täferrot
Location of Täferrot within Ostalbkreis district
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Coordinates: 48°50′57″N 09°50′17″E / 48.84917°N 9.83806°E / 48.84917; 9.83806Coordinates: 48°50′57″N 09°50′17″E / 48.84917°N 9.83806°E / 48.84917; 9.83806
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Ostalbkreis
Government
 • Mayor Daniel Vogt
Area
 • Total 12.00 km2 (4.63 sq mi)
Elevation 425 m (1,394 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 984
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 73527
Dialling codes 07175
Vehicle registration AA
Website www.taeferrot.de

Täferrot is a village in the German state of Baden-Württemberg, in Ostalbkreis district. Originally named Rot, it was named Afrenrot (after Saint Afra) in 1298 to distinguish it from other towns with the same name. This became corrupted to Täferrot.[1]

Mayor[edit]

Daniel Vogt was elected the new mayor in January 2015. He is the successor of Jochen Renner, he was 16 years in office.[2]

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