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Bad Staffelstein
Bad Staffelstein as seen from Staffelberg
Bad Staffelstein as seen from Staffelberg
Coat of arms of Bad Staffelstein
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberfranken
District Lichtenfels
Subdivisions 20 Ortsteile
Elevation
274 m (899 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)
 • Total 10,434
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
96231
Dialling codes 09573
Vehicle registration LIF (old: STE)
Website www.bad-staffelstein.de

Bad Staffelstein is a German city in Franconia. The next bigger cities are Lichtenfels, Coburg, and Bamberg. Its population is ca 10,500. Its mayor is Jürgen Kohman. See also Staffelstein.

Adam Ries (1492–1559), the famous German mathematician, was born in Bad Staffelstein, where his father owned a watermill and a vineyard.

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