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|Land of the Federal Republic:||Thuringia|
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Coordinates: 50° 36 ' N, 10° 13 ' O 50° 36 ' N, 10° 13 ' O
|height:||460 m and. NN|
|surface:||9.12 km ²|
|inhabitants:||276 (31. December 2003)|
|Population density:||30 inhabitants for each km ²|
|postal zip codes:||98634|
|municipality key:||16 0 66 048|
|municipality arrangement:||no local part|
of the local administration:
| Market place 35|
98634 upper Katz
|Website:||Municipality upper Katz|
|mayor:||Ilse Reder (CDU)|
Table of contents
of upper Katz belongs to the central administrative body high Rhön , which has its administrative seat in the municipality cold and home. The place lies in the Katz reason, which is designated after the something above the place rising Katza. Southwest the place rises the these castle, from which the Rhön Rennsteig way on the back of the high Löhr leads high Geba lain on those southeast the place.
Stepfershausen in the east, unit municipality Rhönblick in the south, ash living in the west, cold north home and Kaltenlengsfeld in the northwest, Oepfershausen in the north, Unterkatz in the northeast
first the village was mentioned in the year 874, it was to have developed from several manors. The market right received first it 1705 by the Meininger duke Bernhard. At that time cattle markets were accomplished.
the local council from upper Katz consist of 6 councilmen.
culture and objects of interest
- the branch church of 1618 have simple equipment. The organ from 1838 remained nearly in the original state.
- South of homeland room and
- of Naturdenkmäler about 2 km the place is on the high Löhr a strong awake old inheritance stature worth seeing.
- at the Höhn and in the Rieder wood before-historical hill graves [
- light measuring market, always on first Saturday in February. The largest attraction here is a dance bear with attendants, bound in hereditary straw.
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age brook | Ash-live | Farmer brook | Behrungen | Belrieth | Benshausen | Berkach | Bermbach | Bibra | Birx | Spreading/Werra | Brotterode | Christes | Dillstädt | A-live | Ellingshausen | Inherit-live | Exdorf | Fambach | Flea Seligenthal | Frankenheim/Rhön | Friedelshausen | Hen mountain | Herpf | Hessles | Hümpfershausen | Jüchsen | Cold and home | Cold west home | Bold village | Leutersdorf | Mehmels | Meiningen | Melpers | Metzels | Neubrunn | North home | Upper yard | Upper Katz | Obermassfeld Grimmenthal | Oberschönau | Upperfeast | Oepfershausen | Queienfeld | Rentwertshausen | Rhönblick | Rippershausen | Ritschenhausen | Pipe | Pink one | Rossdorf | Rotterode | Schmalkalden | Schwallungen | Schwarza | Schwickershausen | Springstille | Steinbach resounding mountain | Stepfershausen | Sülzfeld | Trusetal | Unterkatz | Undersize field | Unterschönau | Unterweid | Utendorf | Vachdorf | Viernau | Illusion | Barrier brook | Barrier village | Wasungen | Wernshausen | Wölfershausen | Wolf-man-live | Zella Mehlis