|Admin. region||Middle Franconia|
|Local subdivisions||6 Gemeindeteile|
|Mayor||Günther Rögner (CSU)|
|Area||13.63 km2 (5.26 sq mi)|
|Elevation||372 m (1221 ft)|
|Population||1,126 (31 December 2011)|
|- Density||83 /km2 (214 /sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
Engelthal is a municipality near Nürnberg (Nuremberg) in the Frankenalb (Frankish Alb). The municipality has a population of approximately 1100 people. It was established as a cloister around 1250 AD and has retained many of the original cloister buildings. In recent years, residents have remodeled and restored sections of the cloister and cloister wall.
- Engelthal is mentioned in chapter XXIII of Henry James's 1875 novel Roderick Hudson, '[...] the eggs of Engelthal were almost as fresh and the cream almost as thick as those of the Connecticut Valley.'.
- "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). 31 December 2011.
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