Weidenbach, Bavaria

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Coat of arms of Weidenbach
Coat of arms
Weidenbach  is located in Germany
Location of Weidenbach within Ansbach district
Weidenbach in AN.svg
Coordinates: 49°12′N 10°37′E / 49.200°N 10.617°E / 49.200; 10.617Coordinates: 49°12′N 10°37′E / 49.200°N 10.617°E / 49.200; 10.617
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Mittelfranken
District Ansbach
Municipal assoc. Triesdorf
 • Mayor Gerhard Siegler (Ind.)
 • Total 21.71 km2 (8.38 sq mi)
Elevation 437 m (1,434 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,218
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 91746
Dialling codes 09826
Vehicle registration AN
Website www.weidenbach-triesdorf.de

Weidenbach is a municipality in the district of Ansbach in Bavaria in Germany.


Weidenbach was first named as "Widenwang im Schwabfeldgau" in a document from 845. From the medieval times up to 1791 Weidenbach was part of the Principality of Ansbach Matheu Weidenbach. After a short time under Prussian rule the principality and, too, Weidenbach became part of the newly created Bavarian Kingdom.