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Türkheim is a municipality in the district of Unterallgäu in Bavaria, Germany. The neighboring places of Türkheim are Ettringen, Berg, Rammingen, Irsingen, Wiedergeltingen and Amberg. The administrative collectivity of Türkheim administrate Türkheim and Irsingen. The town is seat of a municipal association with Amberg, Rammingen and Wiedergeltingen.

Türkheim
The old town hall
The old town hall
Coat of arms of Türkheim
Coat of arms
Türkheim is located in Germany
Türkheim
Türkheim
Location of Türkheim within Unterallgäu district
Türkheim in MN.svg
Coordinates: 48°4′N 10°37′E / 48.067°N 10.617°E / 48.067; 10.617Coordinates: 48°4′N 10°37′E / 48.067°N 10.617°E / 48.067; 10.617
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Schwaben
District Unterallgäu
Municipal assoc. Türkheim
Government
 • Mayor Sebastian Seemüller (CSU)
Area
 • Total 23.52 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Elevation 598 m (1,962 ft)
Population (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total 7,208
 • Density 310/km2 (790/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 86842
Dialling codes 08245
Vehicle registration MN
Website www.tuerkheim.de

A subcamp of Dachau was once situated here.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). September 2018.
  2. ^ The Holocaust in the Landsberg area- Citizens´ Association "Landsberg in the 20th Century" (English)