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Coordinates: 48°3′1″N8°58′9″E / 48.05028°N 8.96917°E / 48.05028; 8.96917 Coordinates: 48°3′1″N8°58′9″E / 48.05028°N 8.96917°E / 48.05028; 8.96917
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Sigmaringen
   Mayor Raphael Osmakowski-Miller
  Total35.11 km2 (13.56 sq mi)
625 m (2,051 ft)
 (2017-12-31) [1]
  Density18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
Dialling codes 07466
Vehicle registration SIG

Beuron (Swabian: Beira) is a municipality in the district of Sigmaringen in Baden-Württemberg in Germany. Beuron is known for the Beuron Archabbey and the Beuron Art School for religious art.

Swabian German language

Swabian is one of the dialect groups of Alemannic German that belong to the High German dialect continuum. It is mainly spoken in Swabia which is located in central and southeastern Baden-Württemberg and the southwest of Bavaria. Furthermore, Swabian German dialects are spoken by Caucasus Germans in Transcaucasia. The dialects of the Danube Swabian population of Hungary, the former Yugoslavia and Romania are only nominally Swabian and can be traced back not only to Swabian but also to Frankonian, Bavarian and Hessian German dialects, with locally varying degrees of influence of the initial dialects.

Municipalities of Germany the lowest official level of territorial division in Germany

Municipalities are the lowest level of official territorial division in Germany. This is most commonly the third level of territorial division, ranking after the Land (state) and Kreis (district). The Gemeinde which is one level lower in those states also includes Regierungsbezirke as an intermediate territorial division. The Gemeinde is one level higher if it is not part of a Samtgemeinde. Only 10 municipalities in Germany have fifth level administrative subdivisions and all of them are in Bavaria. The highest degree of autonomy may be found in the Gemeinden which are not part of a Kreis. These Gemeinden are referred to as Kreisfreie Städte or Stadtkreise, sometimes translated as having "city status". This can be the case even for small municipalities. However, many smaller municipalities have lost this city status in various administrative reforms in the last 40 years when they were incorporated into a Kreis. In some states they retained a higher measure of autonomy than the other municipalities of the Kreis. Municipalities titled Stadt are urban municipalities while those titled Gemeinde are classified as rural municipalities.

Sigmaringen is a Landkreis (district) in the south of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Neighboring districts are Reutlingen, Biberach, Ravensburg, Bodensee, Constance, Tuttlingen, and Zollernalbkreis.



Beuron is divided into subdistricts (German : Ortsteile):

German language West Germanic language

German is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central Europe. It is the most widely spoken and official or co-official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, South Tyrol in Italy, the German-speaking Community of Belgium, and Liechtenstein. It is also one of the three official languages of Luxembourg and a co-official language in the Opole Voivodeship in Poland. The languages which are most similar to German are the other members of the West Germanic language branch: Afrikaans, Dutch, English, the Frisian languages, Low German/Low Saxon, Luxembourgish, and Yiddish. There are also strong similarities in vocabulary with Danish, Norwegian and Swedish, although those belong to the North Germanic group. German is the second most widely spoken Germanic language, after English.

Neidingen Ortsteil of Beuron in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Neidingen is a German village with approximately 100 inhabitants and part of the municipality of Beuron, in Baden-Württemberg. The village is historically important as health retreat and place of death of Emperor Charles the Fat whose death ends the Carolingian Empire the last of the great Frankish kingdoms of the Early Middle Ages.


In June 2011 Raphael Osmakowski-Miller was elected mayor. [2] [3]

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  1. "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2017". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). 2018.
  2. Hermann-Peter Steinmüller (hps): Kopf-an-Kopf-Rennen bleibt aus. In: Südkurier vom 21. Juni 2011
  3. Chefwechsel im Beuroner Rathaus. In: Südkurier vom 4. September 2011

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