Lörrach (destrict)

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Lörrach
Destrict
Kintra Banner o Germany Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Adm. region Freiburg
Caipital Lörrach
Area
 • Total 806.81 km2 (311.51 sq mi)
Population (31 Dizember 2011)[1]
 • Total 223,286
 • Density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Vehicle registration
Website http://www.landkreis-loerrach.de

Lörrach is a Kreis (destrict) in the sooth-wast o Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Neebourin destricts are Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald an Waldshut. Tae the wast it borders the French département Haut-Rhin; tae the sooth the Swiss cantons Basel-Stadt, Basel-Landschaft an Aargau.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 1973 pairt o the destrict Müllheim an sma pairts o the destrict Säckingen wur addit tae the destrict, which enlairgit the destrict bi aboot 25% tae the current size.

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The north-east o the destrict is pairt o the Hochschwarzwald, the heichest pairt o the Black Forest. In the wast is the Markgräfler Hügelland, in the sooth the Dinkelberg, baith lawer hilly auries. The Rhine river, which forms maist o the destrict's soothren an wastren border, is in a narrae valley till it spreads north o Basel in the hintle wider Oberrheinebene.

Coat o airms[eedit | eedit soorce]

Coat o airms The coat o airms o the Lörrach destrict can be blazoned as Per fess Argent a Demi Lion facin sinister Gules an in base per pale Or a Bend Gules an Azure a Bend Sinister wavy Argent. The lion in the top pairt o the coat o airms represents the Lairds o Rötteln, who had their primary castle in Loerrach, Wiesental. The bottom-left shows the coat o Baden, as hintle o the district belangit tae the Coonts o Baden historically. The wavy line in the bottom-richt represents the sma river Wiese, which flows through the destrict.

Touns an municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Touns Municipalities
  1. Kandern
  2. Lörrach
  3. Rheinfelden
  4. Schönau im Schwarzwald
  5. Schopfheim
  6. Todtnau
  7. Weil am Rhein
  8. Zell im Wiesental
  1. Aitern
  2. Bad Bellingen
  3. Binzen
  4. Böllen
  5. Efringen-Kirchen
  6. Eimeldingen
  7. Fischingen
  8. Fröhnd
  9. Grenzach-Wyhlen
  10. Häg-Ehrsberg
  11. Hasel
  12. Hausen im Wiesental
  13. Inzlingen
  14. Kleines Wiesental
  1. Malsburg-Marzell
  2. Maulburg
  3. Rümmingen
  4. Schallbach
  5. Schliengen
  6. Schönenberg
  7. Schwörstadt
  8. Steinen
  9. Tunau
  10. Utzenfeld
  11. Wembach
  12. Wieden (Lörrach)
  13. Wittlingen

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Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Coordinates: 47°39′N 7°42′E / 47.65°N 7.7°E / 47.65; 7.7