The first traces of human settlement in Etting are barrows from the Bronze Age .
In May 1978 this area, together with Oderding, became the unified municipality of Polling.
- Local history Etting . In: Max Biller: Pollinger Heimat-Lexikon. A guide through the past and present of Polling, Etting, Oderding . 2 volumes, Community of Polling 1992, pp. 902–908
- Federal Statistical Office (ed.): Historical municipality directory for the Federal Republic of Germany. Name, border and key number changes in municipalities, counties and administrative districts from May 27, 1970 to December 31, 1982 . W. Kohlhammer, Stuttgart / Mainz 1983, ISBN 3-17-003263-1 , p. 595 and 596 .
- Polling municipality. In: The district of Weilheim-Schongau. Editor: District Office Weilheim-Schongau 2010, texts: Max Biller (district archivist), Helmut Schmidbauer (district home administrator), pp. 74–75