Erbendorf

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Erbendorf
Coat of arms of Erbendorf
Coat of arms
Erbendorf is located in Germany
Erbendorf
Erbendorf
Location of Erbendorf within Tirschenreuth district
Erbendorf in TIR.svg
Coordinates: 49°50′N 12°3′E / 49.833°N 12.050°E / 49.833; 12.050Coordinates: 49°50′N 12°3′E / 49.833°N 12.050°E / 49.833; 12.050
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberpfalz
DistrictTirschenreuth
Government
 • MayorHans Donko (CSU)
Area
 • Total67.55 km2 (26.08 sq mi)
Elevation506 m (1,660 ft)
Population (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,097
 • Density75/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes92681
Dialling codes09682
Vehicle registrationTIR
Websitewww.erbendorf.de

Erbendorf is a town in the Upper Palatinate (Oberpfalz) region of Germany. As of December, 2006, the town has a population of 5,341.

The following villages are incorporated into the town: Aschenhof, Birkenreuth, Boxdorf, Eppenhof, Frodersreuth, Glashütte, Gössenreuth, Gramlhof, Grötschenreuth, Hauxdorf, Inglashof, Napfberg, Neuenreuth, Pfaben, Plärn, Schadenreuth, Siegritz, Steinbach, Straßenschacht, Thann, Wäldern, Wetzldorf, and Wildenreuth.

Main Attractions of Erbendorf[edit]

  • Hiking and biking in the Stienwald region; a mountain range and a national park well known for its long-distance trials.
  • The Mining Museum of Erbendorf, as the city has a very rich mining history.
  • A public recreation center equipped with two heated outdoor pools.

Personalities[edit]

Sons and daughters of the city[edit]

Personalities who have worked in the city[edit]

  • Norbert Scharf (1952-2010), Landtag deputy (SPD), was from 2005 to 2008 member of the town council of Erbendorf

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). September 2018.

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