Tuntenhausen
Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Location of Tuntenhausen within Rosenheim district
Tuntenhausen
Tuntenhausen
Tuntenhausen
Tuntenhausen
Coordinates: 47°56′N 12°01′E / 47.933°N 12.017°E / 47.933; 12.017Coordinates: 47°56′N 12°01′E / 47.933°N 12.017°E / 47.933; 12.017
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberbayern
DistrictRosenheim
Government
 • Mayor (2020–26) Georg Weigl[1] (CSU)
Area
 • Total68.98 km2 (26.63 sq mi)
Elevation
508 m (1,667 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total7,258
 • Density110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
83104
Dialling codes08067, 08065 (Schönau)
Vehicle registrationRO
Websitewww.tuntenhausen.de

Tuntenhausen is a municipality in the district of Rosenheim in Bavaria in Germany.

There are 57 official districts of Tuntenhausen, namely Tuntenhausen itself, Antersberg, Aubenhausen, Bach, Berg, Beyharting, Biberg, Bichl (this Bichl is an Einöde [de]), Bichl (this Bichl is a Weiler (hamlet)), Bolkam, Brettschleipfen, Dettendorf, Eggarten, Eisenbartling, Emling, Fischbach, Fuchsholz, Großrain, Guperding, Haus, Höglhaus, Hohenthann, Holzbichl, Hopfen, Hörmating, Innerthann, Jakobsberg, Karlsried, Knogl, Kronbichl, Lampferding, Mailling, Maxlrain, Moosmühle, Mühlholz, Neureith, Nordhof, Oberrain, Oed, Ostermünchen, Pangraz, Schlafthal, Schmidhausen, Schönau, Schwaig, Schweizerberg, Schweizerting, Seisrain, Sindlhausen, Söhl, Stetten (this Stetten is a Dorf (village)), Stetten (this Stetten is an Einöde), Thal, Unterrain, Voglried, Weiching, Weng.[3]

Ostermünchen is a station of the Munich–Rosenheim railway and served about once per hour by local trains.[4]

The town is known best for its church, a destination for Roman Catholic pilgrims in Bavaria.

The name of the town translates to "sissy town" or "fag town" what makes it sound funny to some German-speakers.[5]

References

  1. ^ Liste der ersten Bürgermeister/Oberbürgermeister in kreisangehörigen Gemeinden, Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik, 15 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Tabellenblatt "Daten 2", Statistischer Bericht A1200C 202041 Einwohnerzahlen der Gemeinden, Kreise und Regierungsbezirke". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik (in German). June 2021.
  3. ^ Bayerische Landesbibliothek Online
  4. ^ See schedule at the Meridian site
  5. ^ "Das sind die irrsten Ortsnamen Deutschlands". bild.de (in German). 2014-08-01. Retrieved 2021-10-14.