Last updated

DEU Unterschneidheim COA.svg
Location of Unterschneidheim within Ostalbkreis district
Unterschneidheim in AA.svgEllenbergEschachGschwendHüttlingenHüttlingenLorchRosenbergRuppertshofenWesthausen
Germany adm location map.svg
Red pog.svg
Baden-Wuerttemberg location map.svg
Red pog.svg
Coordinates: 48°56′30″N10°21′56″E / 48.94167°N 10.36556°E / 48.94167; 10.36556 Coordinates: 48°56′30″N10°21′56″E / 48.94167°N 10.36556°E / 48.94167; 10.36556
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Ostalbkreis
   Mayor (202129) Johannes Joas [1] (Greens)
  Total68.07 km2 (26.28 sq mi)
487 m (1,598 ft)
 (2020-12-31) [2]
  Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
Dialling codes 07966
Vehicle registration AA
Website www.unterschneidheim.de

Unterschneidheim is a municipality in the German state of Baden-Württemberg, in Ostalbkreis district.



In 1810 Unterschneidheim had 735 inhabitants, Oberschneidheim had 301 inhabitants, (total 1036 inhabitants).

In 1974 the municipalities Geislingen, Nordhausen, Unterwilflingen and Walxheim were incorporated, in 1975 Zipplingen and Zöbingen were also incorporated. [3]

Town hall Unterschneidheim Rathaus-Unterschneidheim.jpg
Town hall Unterschneidheim

International relations

Twin towns – Sister cities

Unterschneidheim is twinned with:

Sons and daughters of the community

Franz Buhler in 1817 Franz Buhler - Komponist.jpg
Franz Bühler in 1817

Related Research Articles

Aalen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Aalen is a former Free Imperial City located in the eastern part of the German state of Baden-Württemberg, about 70 kilometres (43 mi) east of Stuttgart and 48 kilometres (30 mi) north of Ulm. It is the seat of the Ostalbkreis district and is its largest town. It is also the largest town in the Ostwürttemberg region. Since 1956, Aalen has had the status of Große Kreisstadt. It is noted for its many half-timbered houses constructed from the 16th century through the 18th century.

Baden-Württemberg State in Germany

Baden-Württemberg, commonly shortened to BW or BaWü, is a German state (Land) in Southwest Germany, east of the Rhine, which forms the southern part of Germany's western border with France. With more than 11 million inhabitants as of 2017 across a total area of nearly 35,752 km2 (13,804 sq mi), it is the third-largest German state by both area and population. As a federated state, Baden-Württemberg is a partly-sovereign parliamentary republic. The largest city in Baden-Württemberg is the state capital of Stuttgart, followed by Mannheim and Karlsruhe. Other major cities are Freiburg im Breisgau, Heidelberg, Heilbronn, Pforzheim, Reutlingen, Tübingen, and Ulm.

Baden-Baden Spa town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Baden-Baden is a spa town in the state of Baden-Württemberg, south-western Germany, at the north-western border of the Black Forest mountain range on the small river Oos, ten kilometres east of the Rhine, the border with France, and forty kilometres north-east of Strasbourg, France.

Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald is a Landkreis (district) in the southwest of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Fifty towns and municipalities with 133 settlements lie within the district. The district itself belongs to the province of Freiburg with the region of Southern Upper Rhine.

States of Germany First-level administrative subdivisions of the Federal Republic of Germany

The Federal Republic of Germany, as a federal state, consists of sixteen partly sovereign federated states. Since the German nation state was formed from an earlier collection of several states, it has a federal constitution, and the constituent states retain a measure of sovereignty.

Nürtingen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Nürtingen is a town on the river Neckar in the district of Esslingen in the state of Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.

Mühlacker town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Mühlacker is a town in the eastern part of the Enz district of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Mühlacker station has direct rail connections with Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, Heidelberg, Pforzheim and the Northern Black Forest.

Hockenheim Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Hockenheim is a town in northwest Baden-Württemberg, Germany, about 20 km south of Mannheim and 10 km west of Walldorf. It is located in the Upper Rhine valley on the tourist theme routes "Baden Asparagus Route" and Bertha Benz Memorial Route. The town is widely known for its Hockenheimring, a motor racing course, which has hosted over 30 Formula One German Grand Prix races since 1970.

Ettlingen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Ettlingen is a town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, about 8 kilometres (5 mi) south of the city of Karlsruhe and approximately 15 kilometres (9 mi) from the border with Lauterbourg, in France's Bas-Rhin department. Ettlingen is the second largest town in the district of Karlsruhe, after Bruchsal.

Schemmerhofen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Schemmerhofen is a municipality ("Gemeinde") in the district ("Landkreis") of Biberach in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Schemmerhofen is located in the Upper Swabia region of Baden-Württemberg.

Municipalities of Germany Lowest level of official territorial division in Germany

Municipalities are the lowest level of official territorial division in Germany. This can be the second, third, fourth or fifth level of territorial division, depending on the status of the municipality and the Land it is part of. The city-states Berlin and Hamburg are second-level divisions. A Gemeinde is one level lower in those states which also include Regierungsbezirke as an intermediate territorial division. The Gemeinde is one level higher if it is not part of a Gemeindeverband.

Weil am Rhein Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Weil am Rhein is a German town and commune. It is on the east bank of the River Rhine, and extends to the point at which the Swiss, French and German borders meet. It is the most southwesterly town in Germany and a suburb of the Swiss city Basel. Weil am Rhein is part of the "trinationale Agglomeration Basel" with about 830,000 inhabitants.

Ehingen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Ehingen (Donau) is a town in the Alb-Donau district in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, situated on the left bank of the Danube, approx. 25 kilometres southwest of Ulm and 67 km (42 mi) southeast of Stuttgart.

Ditzingen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Ditzingen is a town in the district of Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is located approximately 10 km northwest of Stuttgart, and 12 km southwest of Ludwigsburg. The Hirschlanden transmitter was located near Ditzingen-Hirschlanden. Ditzingen is the home of Bürger GmbH, Reclam and also Trumpf GmbH.

Brackenheim Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Brackenheim  is a town in the Landkreis Heilbronn in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. It is 15 kilometres (9 mi) southwest of Heilbronn. With 826 hectares of vineyards, it is the biggest grape-growing municipality of Württemberg.

Steinen, Baden-Württemberg Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Steinen is a municipality in the district of Lörrach in the southwest of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated on the river Wiese, 15 km northeast of Basel, and 6 km northeast of Lörrach.

Tannhausen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Tannhausen is a municipality in the German state of Baden-Württemberg, in Ostalbkreis district.

Aichhalden Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Aichhalden is a municipality in the district of Rottweil, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Allmendingen, Baden-Württemberg Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Allmendingen is a municipality in the Alb-Donau district, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Zwiefalten Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Zwiefalten is a municipality in the district of Reutlingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany located halfway between Stuttgart and Lake Constance. The former Zwiefalten Abbey dominates the town. The former monastery is considered one of the finest examples of late Baroque art.


  1. Aktuelle Wahlergebnisse, Staatsanzeiger, accessed 13 September 2021.
  2. "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2020". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). June 2021.
  3. "Gemeinde Unterschneidheim | Geschichte |".
  4. "National Commission for Decentralised cooperation". Délégation pour l’Action Extérieure des Collectivités Territoriales (Ministère des Affaires étrangères) (in French). Archived from the original on 2013-10-04. Retrieved 2013-12-26.