Marktredwitz

Marktredwitz (German: [maʁktˈʁɛt.vɪt͡s] (listen)) is a town in the district of Wunsiedel, in Bavaria, Germany, close to the Czech border. It is situated 22 km west of Cheb, 50 km east of Bayreuth and 50 km south of Hof/Saale. Marktredwitz station is at the junction of the Nuremberg–Cheb railway and the Munich–Hof railway.

Marktredwitz
New town hall
New town hall
Coat of arms of Marktredwitz
Location of Marktredwitz within Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge district
Marktredwitz in WUN.svg
Marktredwitz is located in Germany
Marktredwitz
Marktredwitz
Marktredwitz is located in Bavaria
Marktredwitz
Marktredwitz
Coordinates: 50°0′N 12°4′E / 50.000°N 12.067°E / 50.000; 12.067Coordinates: 50°0′N 12°4′E / 50.000°N 12.067°E / 50.000; 12.067
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberfranken
DistrictWunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge
Subdivisions23 Ortsteile
Government
 • Lord mayor (2020–26) Oliver Weigel[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total49.52 km2 (19.12 sq mi)
Highest elevation
660 m (2,170 ft)
Lowest elevation
482 m (1,581 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total17,049
 • Density340/km2 (890/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
95615
Dialling codes09231
Vehicle registrationWUN, MAK, REH, SEL
Websitewww.marktredwitz.de

The town celebrated the Horticultural Show 2006 in cooperation with Cheb.

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Old town hall and church

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Tabellenblatt "Daten 2", Statistischer Bericht A1200C 202041 Einwohnerzahlen der Gemeinden, Kreise und Regierungsbezirke". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik (in German). June 2021.