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Tengen, Germany

Tengen

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Tengen
Tengen

Coordinates: 47°48′52″N 8°39′33″E / 47.81444°N 8.65917°E / 47.81444; 8.65917Coordinates: 47°48′52″N 8°39′33″E / 47.81444°N 8.65917°E / 47.81444; 8.65917

Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Freiburg
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Government
 • Mayor Helmut Groß
Area
 • 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
Website www.tengen.de
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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
    Klingenberg

1275
 -  Sold to Habsburgs 1305–87
 -  Fell to Teutonic Order 1488
 -  United with Lgvt
    Nellenburg

1534
 -  Pawned to Auersperg 1651
 -  Auersperg & Tengen
    mediatised to Baden

1806

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.

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