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Alpirsbach Kloster.jpg
Coat of arms of Alpirsbach
Coat of arms
Alpirsbach   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 48°20′46″N 8°24′14″E / 48.34611°N 8.40389°E / 48.34611; 8.40389Coordinates: 48°20′46″N 8°24′14″E / 48.34611°N 8.40389°E / 48.34611; 8.40389
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Karlsruhe
District Freudenstadt
 • Mayor Reiner Ullrich
 • Total 64.55 km2 (24.92 sq mi)
Elevation 441 m (1,447 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,337
 • Density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 72271–72275
Dialling codes 07444
Vehicle registration FDS

Alpirsbach (About this sound  ) is a town in the district of Freudenstadt in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. It is situated in the Black Forest on the Kinzig river, 13 km south of Freudenstadt.

Alpirsbach is twinned with the French commune of Neuville-sur-Saône.

Kloster Alpirsbach 14.JPG
Old brewery

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

  • Emil Bühler (1899–1983), aeronautical engineer
  • Otto Eisenmann (1913-2002), politician ( DP, FDP) Bundestag, MdL (Schleswig-Holstein), Minister of Labour, Social Affairs and displaced Persons in Schleswig-Holstein.
  • Peter Weidenbach (born 1934), forestry director
  • Else Schwenk Anger (born 1936), children's book author and publisher
  • Marcus Rominger (born 1972), handball goalkeeper
  • Oliver Thomas (born 1977), pop singer

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