Kirchdorf am Inn (Rottal-Inn district)

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Kirchdorf am Inn (Rottal-Inn district)
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Coordinates: 48 ° 15 '  N , 12 ° 59'  E

Basic data
State : Bavaria
Administrative region : Lower Bavaria
County : Rottal Inn
Height : 350 m above sea level NHN
Area : 31.65 km 2
Residents: 5396 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density : 171 inhabitants per km 2
Postal code : 84375
Area code : 08571
License plate : PAN, EG, GRI, VIB
Community key : 09 2 77 128
Community structure: 22 districts
Address of the
municipal administration:
Main street 7
84375 Kirchdorf a.Inn
Website :
First Mayor : Johann Springer ( CSU )
Location of the municipality of Kirchdorf a.Inn in the Rottal-Inn district
Geratskirchen Zeilarn Wurmannsquick Wittibreut Unterdietfurt Triftern Tann (Niederbayern) Stubenberg (Niederbayern) Simbach am Inn Schönau (Rottal) Roßbach (Niederbayern) Rimbach (Landkreis Rottal-Inn) Reut Postmünster Pfarrkirchen Mitterskirchen Massing Malgersdorf Kirchdorf am Inn (Landkreis Rottal-Inn) Julbach (Inntal) Johanniskirchen Hebertsfelden Gangkofen Falkenberg (Niederbayern) Ering Egglham Eggenfelden Dietersburg Bad Birnbach Bayerbach (Rottal-Inn) Arnstorf Landkreis Landshut Landkreis Dingolfing-Landau Landkreis Deggendorf Landkreis Passau Landkreis Altötting Landkreis Mühldorf am Inn Österreichmap
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Kirchdorf am Inn (officially: Kirchdorf a.Inn ) is a municipality in the Lower Bavarian district of Rottal-Inn on the border with Austria .


Geographical location

Kirchdorf is located in the extensive valley basin of the Inn about five kilometers west of Simbach or six kilometers from Braunau , 25 km east of Altötting , 23 km northeast of Burghausen and 27 km south of the district town of Pfarrkirchen . Kirchdorf am Inn forms the southernmost municipality in Lower Bavaria and borders directly on Upper Bavaria and Upper Austria .

Community structure

The political municipality of Kirchdorf a.Inn has 22 officially named districts:

  • Oh
  • Poor thing
  • Atzing
  • Au
  • mountain
  • Bergham
  • Deindorf
  • Corners
  • Gstetten
  • Hard
  • Hitzenau
  • Kirchdorf a.Inn
  • Machendorf
  • Oiling
  • Ramerding
  • Ritzing
  • Seibersdorf
  • Stadleck
  • Stölln
  • Strohham
  • Under hard
  • Weier

Neighboring communities

In Lower Bavaria:

In Upper Bavaria:

In Austria:


Archaeological finds are already available from prehistoric times. The district Machendorf was first mentioned in the 9th century as Mochundorf . Kirchdorf, originally a part of Machendorf, got its current name in 1507 when the church was built.

For a long time the landlords at the site were the lords of Seibersdorf, originally called Seifriedsdorf , who were followed by the Offenheimers. Among them, Seibersdorf was raised to Hofmark by the Bavarian duke in 1544 , and around this time the Seiberdorf Castle was built in its current form.

In 1818, the Kirchdorf community was formed from the Kirchdorf presidency and the Ritzing and Seibersdorf court brands .

Population development

Between 1988 and 2018, the municipality grew from 4,178 to 5,354 by 1,176 inhabitants or by 28.2%.


Municipal council

The parish council of Kirchdorf am Inn has 20 members.

Election results

Parties / voter communities %
CSU Christian-Social Union in Bavaria 33.1 7th 36.8 8th 39.6 8th
FW Free voters Bavaria 28.5 6th 37.9 8th 29.0 6th
SPD SPD Bavaria 11.6 2 18.1 3 22.2 4th
Green Alliance 90 / The Green Bavaria 7.2 1 7.3 1 9.2 2
BL Citizen List 19.6 4th - - - -
total 100 20th 100 20th 100 20th
Voter turnout in% 46.3 58.0 52.0

Later composition

  • CSU: 6 seats
  • SPD / courage: 3 seats
  • FW: 6 seats
  • We for Kirchdorf: 3 seats
  • Non-attached: 2 seats

As of May 21, 2018


First Mayor
  • since 2013: Johann Springer (BL)
  • 2008–2013: Joachim Wagner (FW)
  • 2002–2008: Joachim Wagner
  • 1996-2002: Frank Werner
  • 1990-1996: Frank Werner
  • 2014–2020: 2nd BM Walter Unterhuber (FW), 3rd BM Jürgen Brodschelm (WfK)
  • 2008-2014: 2nd BM Eberhard Langner (CSU), 3rd BM Eduard Kainzelspeger (FW)
  • 2002–2008: 2nd BM Eberhard Langner, 3rd BM Johann Kampfl
  • 1996–2002: 2nd BM Eberhard Langner, 3rd BM Oskar Dachs
  • 1990–1996: 2nd BM Eberhard Langner, 3rd BM Heinrich Burgstaller

coat of arms

Blazon : In a shield divided by black and gold, a lion in confused colors, holding in its paws a small shield divided by a left tier of gold and black.

Culture and sights


Ritzing Castle (right) and St. Johannes Nepomuk Chapel
Church of St. James the Elder Ä. in the Seibersdorf district
  • The parish church Maria Himmelfahrt is a late Gothic complex around 1500. In 1736 the tower was rebuilt. The stately high altar from 1689 contains a seated figure of Mary and depictions of Saints Barbara and Catherine (around 1510–20) as well as figures from the 17th century.
  • Chapel of St. Johannes Nepomuk (Rococo building, 1786)
  • Seibersdorf Castle ( 16th century ), former Imperial Palace
  • Filial church St. Jakobus d. Ä. Seibersdorf (late Gothic building, 1471, tower renewed in 1646)
  • Ritzing Castle, former Hofmark Castle


Kirchdorf lies directly on the nature reserve Bavarian-Upper Austrian European Reserve Unterer Inn .


The TSC Boogie Lipsticks e. V. has set itself the goal of promoting general dance sport in Kirchdorf am Inn and the surrounding area, but especially to revive the boogie-woogie (dance) of the 1950s and 1960s.

TSV Kirchdorf am Inn and FC Julbach-Kirchdorf offer a wide range of sports activities. Among other things, an American football team, the Kirchdorf Wildcats , has been at home since the beginning of 2004 and will play in the German Football League , the first German Bundesliga for American football, from the 2018 season . TSV Kirchdorf has departments for archery, boogie woogie, American football, soccer, gymnastics women / men and children, judo, record throwing, rehabilitation sports, stick shooting and tennis. In addition, he offers the leisure groups volleyball, Nordic walking, cheerleading, Tang Soo Do and a theater group.

The sports center is located below the parish church. The extensive area covers an area of ​​approx. 5.5 hectares in a meadow landscape. The airfield is in the immediate vicinity.

Economy and Infrastructure


With the car Kirchdorf is directly across the B 12 , the future federal highway 94 to achieve. The nearest train stations are Julbach, three kilometers away, and Simbach train station on the Munich – Simbach railway line .

The airfield Kirchdorf / Inn is a special airfield . There, flight operations are permitted for aircraft up to a maximum take-off weight (MTOW) of 3000 kg and for helicopters up to 5700 kg.


In Kirchdorf there is a primary and secondary school, the Kirchdorf a. Inn. In 1969, it moved into a newly built building and, as the elementary and Inntal secondary school in Kirchdorf am Inn, is part of the Inntal secondary school association.

Individual evidence

  1. "Data 2" sheet, Statistical Report A1200C 202041 Population of the municipalities, districts and administrative districts 1st quarter 2020 (population based on the 2011 census) ( help ).
  2. Bavarian State Library online
  3. Result of the 2014 local elections
  4. ^ Result of the 2008 local elections
  5. ^ Result of the local elections in 2002
  6. Mayoral election Kirchdorf a.Inn - March 15, 2020, 277128 - Kirchdorf a. Inn - Official final result. March 16, 2020, accessed April 29, 2020 .
  7. ^ House of Bavarian History - Bavaria's municipalities. Retrieved February 14, 2019 .

Web links

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