Mengkofen is a municipality in the district of Dingolfing-Landau in Bavaria in Germany. It lies in the Aiterach River valley.

Mengkofen
Mengkofen Castle
Mengkofen Castle
Coat of arms of Mengkofen
Location of Mengkofen within Dingolfing-Landau district
Mengkofen in DGF.png
Mengkofen is located in Germany
Mengkofen
Mengkofen
Mengkofen is located in Bavaria
Mengkofen
Mengkofen
Coordinates: 48°43′N 12°26′E / 48.717°N 12.433°E / 48.717; 12.433Coordinates: 48°43′N 12°26′E / 48.717°N 12.433°E / 48.717; 12.433
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionNiederbayern
DistrictDingolfing-Landau
Subdivisions10 Ortschaften
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Thomas Hieninger[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total86.00 km2 (33.20 sq mi)
Elevation
398 m (1,306 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total6,036
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
84152
Dialling codes08733, 08774, 09427
Vehicle registrationDGF
WebsiteOfficial website

SubdivisionEdit

The municipality includes 10 former municipalities (Gemarkungen), and other villages:[3]

  • Hofdorf
  • Hüttenkofen
  • Martinsbuch
  • Mengkofen
  • Mühlhausen
  • Puchhausen
  • Süßkofen
  • Tunding
  • Tunzenberg
  • Weichshofen

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.
  3. ^ (in German) Infos at municipal website