Icking is a municipality in the district of Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen in Bavaria in Germany.

Icking
Church of Saint Anian in Irschenhausen
Church of Saint Anian in Irschenhausen
Coat of arms of Icking
Coat of arms
Location of Icking within Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen district
Icking in TÖL.svg
Icking is located in Germany
Icking
Icking
Icking is located in Bavaria
Icking
Icking
Coordinates: 47°57′N 11°26′E / 47.950°N 11.433°E / 47.950; 11.433Coordinates: 47°57′N 11°26′E / 47.950°N 11.433°E / 47.950; 11.433
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberbayern
DistrictBad Tölz-Wolfratshausen
Government
 • MayorMargit Menrad (UB)
Area
 • Total16.99 km2 (6.56 sq mi)
Elevation
636 m (2,087 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,663
 • Density220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
82057
Dialling codes08178
Vehicle registrationTÖL
Websitewww.icking.de

PeopleEdit

GeographyEdit

TownshipsEdit

It consists of:

  • Attenhausen
  • Dorfen
  • Holzen
  • Icking
  • Irschenhausen
  • Meilenberg
  • Obere Alpe
  • Schützenried
  • Schlederloh
  • Spatzenloh
  • Wadlhausen
  • Walchstadt

HistoryEdit

The region belonged to the bursary of Munich and the district court of Wolfratshausen in the electorate of Bavaria and was a lordship of Schäftlarn until its secularization. In 1818, Icking became an autonomous political community following Bavaria's administrative reform.

Public facilitiesEdit

Educational institutionsEdit

The Icking Gymnasium was founded in 1921 through a parent initiative. On 23 August 1960, a contract was signed, making it a state institution. Today the school features three educational paths, focusing on humanities and the classics, the sciences, and modern languages. Current enrollment is around 900 students.

TransportEdit

Icking station was opened on 27 July 1891 with this section of the Isar Valley Railway and is served at 20-minute intervals by line S 7 of the Munich S-Bahn between Wolfratshausen and Kreuzstrasse.

Recreational facilitiesEdit

Beach volleyball complex, Ski jump (out of commission), tennis courts, soccer field, gymnasiums at the elementary school and Gymnasium.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). July 2019.