Kipfenberg

Kipfenberg is a municipality in the district of Eichstätt in Bavaria in Germany. It is known for its famous hillside castle and fortress, as well as being the geographical centre of Bavaria. The river Altmühl flows through the market town.

Kipfenberg
Kipfenberg with the Kipfenberg Castle seen from northwest

Coat of arms
Location of Kipfenberg within Eichstätt district
Kipfenberg
Kipfenberg
Coordinates: 48°56′58″N 11°23′42″E
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberbayern
DistrictEichstätt
Subdivisions16 Ortsteile
Government
  MayorChristian Wagner (SPD)
Area
  Total81.43 km2 (31.44 sq mi)
Elevation
378 m (1,240 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
  Total5,838
  Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
85110
Dialling codes08465
Vehicle registrationEI
Websitewww.kipfenberg.de

Communities

Community Population
Kipfenberg1709
Arnsberg325
Attenzell241
Biberg348
Böhming599
Buch174
Dunsdorf188
Grösdorf356
Hirnstetten179
Irlahüll250
Kemathen036
Krut065
Oberemmendorf110
Pfahldorf431
Schambach060
Schelldorf564

Mayors

YearsNameParty
1996–1996Christian WeißCSU
1996–2014Rainer RichterSPD
since 2014Christian WagnerSPD

References

Media related to Kipfenberg at Wikimedia Commons


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