|coat of arms||map|
|Land of the Federal Republic:||Baden-Wuerttemberg|
|district:||Main deaf circle|
|geographical situation:|| |
Coordinates: 49° 34 ' N, 09° 42 ' O 49° 34 ' N, 09° 42 ' O
|height:||192 m and. NN|
|surface:||94.47 km ²|
|inhabitants:||15.244 (31. Dec. 2004)|
|Population density:||161 inhabitants for each km ²|
|postal zip code:||97922 (old: 6970)|
|municipality key:||08 1 28 139|
|city arrangement:||12 quarters of urban districts|
| address |
of the city administration:
| Market place 1|
97922 Lauda Königshofen
|mayor:||Thomas Maertens (CDU)|
the wine city Lauda Königshofen is appropriate for the northernmost circle of Baden-Wuerttemberg in the Main deaf circle , between the district town deaf bishop home and the large district town bath Mergentheim in that historically as Franconia country of Baden admitted region.
Table of contents
the individual local parts with numbers of inhabitants (conditions 2001):
- Beckstein 372
- Deubach 118
- Gerlachsheim 1888
- tail field 470
- king yards 2815
- Lauda 5745
- Marbach 262
- Messelhausen 336
- Oberbalbach 698
- Oberlauda 742
- Saxonia corridor 351
- Unterbalbach 1634
At the 3. June 1525 took place on the tower mountain at king yards an important battle of the farmer war , in which in the fight against the knights under George Truchsess of Waldburg Zeil several thousand farmers to death came.
Likewise on the tower mountain violent engagements took place , at those at the 1 at Easter 1945 at the invasion of the US-American troops. April king yards to three quarters was destroyed.
Lauda Königshofen reached in the course of the municipality reform of the country Baden-Wuerttemberg the 1. And further municipalities unite January 1975 from the two cities Lauda and king yards again in an educated manner.
partnerships between cities
culture and objects of interest
annual find around deaf-Franconia-resound starting from that 3. September weekend the 10-tägige Königshöfer fair instead of.
economics and infrastructure
in the city cross the lines Stuttgart - Heilbronn - peppering castle, Crailsheim - peppering castle and Crailsheim - Aschaffenburg. It belongs to the traffic community of Main-deaf . Lauda had in former times an important engine shed, which contributed as occupation guarantor to the growth of the population substantially. In the quarter king yards federal highway 290 and federal highway 292 meet one another .
authorities and mechanisms
Lauda Königshofen is seat of the Dekanats Lauda of the ore diocese Freiburg.
of sons and daughters of the city
- Benedikt Knittel, abbott of monastery beautiful valley
- Josef Schmitt, Minister and president of bathing
- Johann Martin Schleyer, developer of the plan language Volapük.
Web on the left of
- official Internet side of the city administration
- Stefan Heidrichs side over Lauda Königshofen
- of olive Pinkoss side over the local part Beckstein
- Sandro of hammer side over the local part Gerlachsheim
- Ralf of love stone side over the local part Messelhausen
- Sascha Renks side over the local part Oberlauda
maple | Assamstadt | Bath Mergentheim | Box mountain | Creglingen | Joy mountain | Large cattle field | Green field | Igersheim | King home | Külsheim | Lauda Königshofen | Niederstetten | Deaf bishop home | Weikersheim | Who brook | Value home | Wittighausen