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With more than 24,500 citizens and 13 affiliated communities, Herzogenaurach is the biggest town within the administrative district of Erlangen-Höchstadt, located in the center of the European Metropolitan Region of Nuremberg.

Facts and figures

Inhabitants (as October 2018)
24,606                                 
Geographic position 
49° 34' 14" northern latitude
10° 52' 59" eastern longitude
Height above sea level296 m
Heighest benchmark
(southwest of Zweifelsheim)
378 m
Area4.761 ha

Source: Town of Herzogenaurach, As of January 2019

Inhabitants of the incorporated villages

Beutelsdorf 296                                                                
Burgstall 227
Dondörflein 36
Eckenmühle 10
Hammerbach 812
Haundorf 773
Hauptendorf 1040
Herzo Base 1049
Höfen 180
Niederndorf 2896
Steinbach 85
Welkenbach 355
Zweifelsheim 143
Stadtgebiet 16990
Insgesamt 24892

Source: Town of Herzogenaurach, As of January 2020

 

Inhabitants by age

Age  
0 to 3 years 942 total
4 to 6 years 777 total
7 to 15 years 2071 total
16 to 18 years 694 total
19 to 65 years 15689 total
66 years or older 4644 total
Total 24817

Source: Town of Herzogenaurach, As of January 2020

Inhabitants by religious confession

Religious confession Number of inhabitants
Roman-catholic  6,468
Protestant 3,670
Other 6,801
Total 16,939

Source: Town of Herzogenauarch, As of January 2020

Unemployment statistics

DateTotal number of unemployed persons
July 2017258
August 2015292
August 2014280
August 2013272
August 2012265
October 2011198
October 2010276
October 2009341
October 2008261
December 2007287
December 2006444
December 2005555
December 2004604
December 2003578
December 2002601
December 2001522

Source:  Bundesagentur für Arbeit (Federal Employment Agency)