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Kronach
Coat of arms of Kronach
Coordinates 50°14′28″N 11°19′41″E / 50.24111°N 11.32806°E / 50.24111; 11.32806
Administration
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Upper Franconia
District Kronach
Mayor Wolfgang Beiergrößlein (FW)
Basic statistics
Area 66.99 km2 (25.86 sq mi)
Elevation 318 m  (1043 ft)
Population 18,151  (30 June 2005)
 - Density 271 /km2 (702 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate KC
Postal code 96317
Area code 09261
Website www.kronach.de

Kronach is a German town in northern Upper Franconia. Its population is about 18,000. It is in the Frankenwald near Coburg. Its mayor is Wolfgang Beiergrößlein.

Sister cities

Regular meetings

  • Historisches
  • Kronacher Schwedensturm
  • Faust-Festspiele
  • Kronacher Schützenfest (Kronacher Freischießen)
  • Kronacher Sommerakademie
  • Kronacher Altstadtfest

Traffic

Next important Traffic routes are in Coburg and Lichtenfels.


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