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Neustadt an der Waldnaab

Neustadt an der Waldnaab is a municipality in Bavaria, Germany, and capital of the district Neustadt an der Waldnaab.

Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab
Old castle
Old castle
Coat of arms of Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab
Coat of arms
Location of Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab within Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab district
Neustadt an der Waldnaab in NEW.svg
Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab is located in Germany
Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab
Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab
Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab is located in Bavaria
Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab
Neustadt a.d.Waldnaab
Coordinates: 49°43′51″N 12°10′15″E / 49.730820°N 12.170700°E / 49.730820; 12.170700Coordinates: 49°43′51″N 12°10′15″E / 49.730820°N 12.170700°E / 49.730820; 12.170700
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberpfalz
DistrictNeustadt a.d.Waldnaab
Government
 • MayorRupert Troppmann (CSU)
Area
 • Total9.93 km2 (3.83 sq mi)
Elevation
419 m (1,375 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,727
 • Density580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
92660
Dialling codes(+49) 9602
Vehicle registrationNEW
Websitewww.neustadt-waldnaab.de
Saint George's church

Population developmentEdit

  • 1900: 1801
  • 1925: 3016
  • 1939: 3614
  • 1961: 5481
  • 1970: 5953
  • 1987: 5537
  • 1992: 5669
  • 1997: 6207
  • 2002: 6191
  • 2007: 5987

Notable nativesEdit

  • Franz Gleissner (1761–1818), composer, court musician at the Munich court and musicologist

Non-natives with a connection to NeustadtEdit

  • Rudolf Ismayr (1908–1998), legal civil servant at the Landratsamt Neustadt after WWII, also a successful weight lifter

ReferencesEdit

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