Oberwolfach

Oberwolfach is a town in the district of Ortenau in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is the site of the Mathematical Research Institute of Oberwolfach, or Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach.

Oberwolfach

Coat of arms
Location of Oberwolfach within Ortenaukreis district
Oberwolfach
Oberwolfach
Coordinates: 48°19′N 8°13′E
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictOrtenaukreis
Government
  MayorJürgen Nowak
Area
  Total51.27 km2 (19.80 sq mi)
Elevation
323 m (1,060 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
  Total2,633
  Density51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
77709
Dialling codes07834
Vehicle registrationOG
Websiteoberwolfach.de

Geography

Geographical situation

The town of Oberwolfach lies between 270 and 948 meters above sea level in the central Schwarzwald (Black Forest) on the river Wolf, a tributary of the Kinzig.

Neighbouring localities

The district is neighboured by Bad Peterstal-Griesbach to the north, Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach in Landkreis Freudenstadt to the east, by the towns of Wolfach and Hausach to the south, and by Oberharmersbach to the west.

References

  1. "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.


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