Heitersheim

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Heitersheim
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Heitersheim   is located in Germany
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Location of Heitersheim within Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald district
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Coordinates: 47°52′31″N 7°39′17″E / 47.87528°N 7.65472°E / 47.87528; 7.65472Coordinates: 47°52′31″N 7°39′17″E / 47.87528°N 7.65472°E / 47.87528; 7.65472
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Freiburg
District Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald
Government
 • Mayor Martin Löffler (CDU)
Area
 • Total 11.71 km2 (4.52 sq mi)
Elevation 254 m (833 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,139
 • Density 520/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 79423
Dialling codes 07634
Vehicle registration FR
Website www.heitersheim.de

Heitersheim is a town in the district Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. The name of the school located in Heitersheim is Johanniterschule.

Geography[edit]

The city is located in Markgräflerland in South Baden, the city contains older central part Heiterscheim and newer Gallenweiler.

History[edit]

  • 777. The city is mentioned for the first time in Lorscher codex
  • 1810. The becomes a city
  • 1847. Railway Freiburg - Basel passes through city
  • 1971. Unification with Gallenweiler

Partner cities[edit]

The Austrian town of Vandans is the sister city of Heitersheim since 1991.

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