Wood churches (Upper Bavaria)
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|Land of the Federal Republic:||Bavaria|
|governmental district:||Upper Bavaria|
|surface:||48.33 km ²|
|inhabitants:||15.905 (July 2005)|
|population density:||312 inhabitants for each km 2|
|local center:||690 m and. NN|
|deepest point:||636 m and. NN|
|highest point:||791 m and. NN|
|postal zip codes:||83607 (old: 8150)|
|geographical situation:|| |
Coordinates: 47° 53 ' N, 11° 42 ' O 47° 53 ' N, 11° 42 ' O
|municipality key:||09 1 82 120|
|arrangement:||35 local parts|
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of the administration:
| Market place 2 |
83607 wood churches
|mayor:||Josef Höss (CSU)|
The place profits from its good traffic route to Munich (among other things Rapid-transit railway connection, BOB and motorway A8) and the proximity to the local recreation and vacation areas Tegernsee, bath Tölz, Schliersee as well as rose home.
The market is most densely populated municipality district bad brook and with approx. 1,400 residents companies also its economically strongest ones. Beside numerous medium-size enterprises, also Sandoz (Hexal) established themselves here, the office product manufacturer Avery purpose form as well as Panasonic Electric Works Germany with their main company headquarters.
Two public primary schools, a public hauptschule, a restaurant school, as well as a private and a national six-form high school and a private High School has wood churches.
In the press are wood churches among other things admits become in connection with in the meantime the large transmitting plant of radio, shut down lain, in the neighbour municipality Valley and, Free Europe for short wave and medium wave.
- Joseph Marx farmer (ehem. Mayor) (award in the year 1916)
- Oskar of Miller (award to 16. November 1919)
- Eugen Zeheter (teacher) (award in the year 1927)
- clergyman advice Dekan Josef Imminger (award to 24. March 1954)
- Otto Mair (ehem. Mayor) (award to 30. April 1978)
- Religious one advice minister Josef Strasser (award to 20. September 1984)
- Ludwig kind man (award to 27. April 2002)