Lachen, Bavaria

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Lachen is a municipality in the district of Unterallgäu in Bavaria, Germany. The town has a municipal association with Memmingerberg.

Lachen
Saint Afra Church
Saint Afra Church
Coat of arms of Lachen
Coat of arms
Location of Lachen within Unterallgäu district
Lachen in MN.svg
Lachen is located in Germany
Lachen
Lachen
Lachen is located in Bavaria
Lachen
Lachen
Coordinates: 47°57′N 10°14′E / 47.950°N 10.233°E / 47.950; 10.233Coordinates: 47°57′N 10°14′E / 47.950°N 10.233°E / 47.950; 10.233
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionSchwaben
DistrictUnterallgäu
Municipal assoc.Memmingerberg
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorJosef Diebolder (FW)
Area
 • Total13.34 km2 (5.15 sq mi)
Elevation
651 m (2,136 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,621
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
87760
Dialling codes08331, 08332
Vehicle registrationMN
Websitewww.gemeinde-lachen.de

Notable peopleEdit

  • Johannes Zick (1702 in Lachen – 1762) a German painter of frescoes in southern Germany, active during the Baroque period
  • Oberleutnant Stefan Kirmaier (1889 in Lachen - 1916) a World War I German flying ace

ReferencesEdit

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