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Tengen, Germany


Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Freiburg
District Konstanz
 • Mayor Helmut Groß
 • Total 61.98 km2 (23.93 sq mi)
Elevation 614 m (2,014 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,507
 • Density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 78250
Dialling codes 07736
Vehicle registration KN
Lordship (County) of Tengen
Herrschaft (Grafschaft) Tengen
State of the Holy Roman Empire

11th century–1651
Capital Tengen
Government Principality
Historical era Middle Ages
 -  Established before 1112 11th century
 -  Sold to Lords of

 -  Sold to Habsburgs 1305–87
 -  Fell to Teutonic Order 1488
 -  United with Lgvt

 -  Pawned to Auersperg 1651
 -  Auersperg & Tengen
    mediatised to Baden


Tengen is a town in the district of Konstanz, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated near the border with Switzerland, 14 kilometres (9 miles) north of Schaffhausen.

See also


  1. ^ "Gemeinden in Deutschland mit Bevölkerung am 31.12.2012 (Einwohnerzahlen auf Grundlage des Zensus 2011)". Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 12 November 2013. 

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