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|Land of the Federal Republic:||Baden-Wuerttemberg|
|geographical situation:|| |
Coordinates: 49° 22 ' N, 09° 20 ' O 49° 22 ' N, 09° 20 ' O
|height:||220 m and. NN|
|surface:||14.01 km ²|
|inhabitants:||1474 (31. December 2004)|
|Population density:||105 inhabitants for each km ²|
|Postal zip code:||74255 (old: 7109)|
|municipality key:||08 1 25 084|
| address |
of the local administration:
| Main street 20|
| situation of the municipality Roigheim|
in the district Heilbronn
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neighbour of cities and - municipalities Roigheims are (in the clockwise direction, beginning in the south): Möckmühl (district Heilbronn), cheap home, Schefflenz and aristocracy home (all Neckar Odenwald circle). With Möckmühl, chase living and Widdern Roigheim an agreed upon central administrative body was received.
according to archaeological finds was already in the Steinzeit settled the Gemarkung Roigheims. At present the Romans around the year 150 a settlement on Roigheimer area existed. 1110 were mentioned for the first time Roigheim as raw Inc. home. In 13. Century is it in the possession of the noble gentlemen von Dürn, from whom 1287 was first at Hohenlohe. 1445 were sold it to the Kurpfalz and finally conquered 1504 in the land guardian succession war by Württemberg. To 10. May 1719 was destroyed to a large extent the place by a devastating fire.
Until 1808 Roigheim belonged to Neckarsulm to the upper office Möckmühl, 1808 to 1810 to the upper office Schönthal, afterwards until 1938 to the upper office (starting from 1934 circle), after its dissolution starting from 1938 to the district Heilbronn.
the Roigheimer population is predominantly Evangelist. 1992 was 72% Evangelist and 18% catholic. Still 1907 was 92% the inhabitant Evangelist.
the number of inhabitants became larger from only 935 inhabitants in the year 1939 on up to 1620 inhabitants in the year 1960. Afterwards it fell again easily on 1474 to 31. December 2004.
the local council Roigheims have after the local election of 13. June of 2004 10 seats and builds itself up as follows: Free citizen combination 3 seats, combined citizenry 3 seats, free voter combination of 2 seats, list active Roigheim of 2 seats. Further member of the local council and its chairmen is a mayor.
coats of arms and flag
Blasonierung: In silver a red wall provided with gate and tower.
The flag of the municipality is red white.
The coat of arms dipped into 19. Century for the first time up and is proven since 1903 on seals. The meaning is unknown. 1938 were specified on suggestion of the württembergischen archives management the today's shape of the coat of arms, under Weglassung of the deciduous trees rising up up to then over the wall. To 17. November 1952 was lent to the municipality by the provisional federal state government of Baden-Wuerttemberg the flag red white.
museums in Roigheim
objects of interest [work on] an electrical museum.
in the year 2000 the proven protected area Essigberg/Hörnle is about 20 hectares largely. It a shelly limestone slope with large drying lawn ranges and Trockenmauern concern, in which many rare Orchideen - kinds like the helmet boy herb or bee-rise up-pepper occur.
economics and infrastructure
although in former times mainly agriculturally coined/shaped, gave it with the sandstone dismantling and (starting from 1833) the gypsum dismantling even in earlier centuries already industrialsimilar trade.
of most important employers Roigheims is the enterprise Pucaro of electrical insulants, which manufactures laminated fiber for the electrical industry and around the 250 coworkers busily. It came out from 1668 a created paper mill and 1989 at ABB was sold.
the daily paper Heilbronner voice in its expenditure NO, northeast reports media over the happening in Roigheim.
- Karl Heinz Englert: Roigheim: at that time and today. Local administration Roigheim, Roigheim 1994
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