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Coat of arms of the municipality of Thalmassing
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Coordinates: 48 ° 55 '  N , 12 ° 9'  E

Basic data
State : Bavaria
Administrative region : Upper Palatinate
County : regensburg
Height : 360 m above sea level NHN
Area : 37.1 km 2
Residents: 3535 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density : 95 inhabitants per km 2
Postal code : 93107
Area code : 09453
License plate : R.
Community key : 09 3 75 205
Community structure: 17 districts
Address of the
municipal administration:
Kirchweg 1
93107 Thalmassing
Website :
Mayor : Raffael Parzefall (Free Voters Thalmassing)
Location of the municipality of Thalmassing in the district of Regensburg
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Thalmassing is a municipality in the Upper Palatinate district of Regensburg in Bavaria .


St. Nicholas Church

Geographical location

Thalmassing is located in the southern district of Regensburg . The place is traversed by the stream Pfatter .

Community structure

There are 17 districts (population in brackets, as of December 31, 2011):

Neighboring communities

Neighboring communities are, starting from the north in a clockwise direction: Obertraubling , Köfering , Alteglofsheim , Hagelstadt and Schierling in the Regensburg district and Langquaid and Bad Abbach in the Kelheim district in Lower Bavaria .


Main road

The history of the community goes back to the time of prehistory and early history, when there is evidence of a settlement in the area of ​​the current "Scherfeld" building area. The first documentary mention can be found in the 2nd half of the 8th century. At that time the place was named Talamazzinga (settlement of Talamazzo). In terms of ownership, it is initially closely connected to the Freising Cathedral and later to the Prüll Monastery . The rooster in the municipality's coat of arms still indicates this today. For more than five hundred years the place belonged to the old district court district Haidau.

See also: Burgstall Luckenpaint

In 1995 Thalmassing celebrated its 1200th anniversary.

Population development

Between 1988 and 2018 the municipality grew from 2,310 to 3,528 by 1,218 inhabitants or by 52.7%.

Population development
year 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015
Residents 2158 1844 1887 2061 2403 2864 3176 3299 3287 3360

As of: December 31, except 1950: September 13


On January 1, 1972, the previously independent municipalities of Thalmassing, Luckenpaint, Sanding (until 1875 Obersanding ), Weillohe and Wolkering voluntarily merged into one municipality. After a brief membership in the Alteglofsheim administrative community , Thalmassing regained full municipal independence on January 1, 1980.


City council election 2020
(in %)
Active citizens
Current distribution of seats in the Thalmassing municipal council (March 15, 2020)
A total of 16 seats
  • FW : 6
  • CSU : 5
  • FWS : 3
  • AB : 1
  • Greens : 1

Municipal council

Town hall and parish church of
St. Nicholas

The municipal council has 16 members. In the local elections on March 15, 2020, of the 2,871 residents eligible to vote in the municipality of Thalmassing, 2,064 exercised their right to vote, bringing the turnout to 71.89 percent.


  • 2014–2020: Helmut Haase (FWS)
  • 2020– 0000: Raffael Parzefall (FW)

In the local elections on March 15, 2020, Raffael Parzefall (FW) was elected First Mayor in the runoff election against Helmut Haase (FWS).

coat of arms

Coat of arms of the municipality of Thalmassing
Blazon : "In red a continuous silver rafter, underneath a silver rooster."

The coat of arms has been used since 1976.

Reasons for the coat of arms: The silver rooster , which is an attribute of St. Vitus, is reminiscent of the Prüll monastery .

Culture and sights


Castle house
  • Schloss Haus (Neueglofsheim) (also Schloss Neueglofsheim): The former hilltop castle built by the Eglofsheimers with adjoining Neueglofsheim Castle was first mentioned in 1314 . Later owners were Albrecht Nothaft (1366), Wilhelm von Frauenberg (1388), from 1400 the Nussberger, Bavarian Duke Wilhelm (1431), Sigmund Walterhofer (1478), then the Lords von Wallbrunn and from 1630 until its dissolution it was owned by the Prüll Monastery . After that it became the property of the state, which in turn sold it to the Princes of Thurn and Taxis . The residential building consists of two two-story wings with ancillary buildings. The castle from 1680 was extended in 1928 in the south wing. Only the 22.5 meter high keep and the moat have been preserved of the medieval structure. There is a castle chapel in the west wing. The castle complex was sold by Thurn und Taxis in 2008 and completely renovated and modernized in 2008/2009.
  • Church of St. Nikolaus in Thalmassing (from 1901 ): The remains of a Roman portico villa were found on the site, on which several churches were later built.

Other churches in the parish

  • Wolkering: Assumption of Mary
  • Weillohe : Church of St. Vitus
  • St. Bäuml: pilgrimage church
  • Obersanding: Church of St. Petrus
  • Untersanding: Church of St. Pankratius
  • Luckenpaint: St. Laurenzius (former castle chapel)


  • Sankt Wolfgang's oak : The exact age of the natural monument, known as the thousand-year-old oak , is not known for certain, but is estimated to be around 1200 years. According to legend, St. Wolfgang von Regensburg is said to have preached here. The distinctive, gnarled, almost completely hollow tree with a circumference of over 8 meters is located near Neueglofsheim. It is one of the most famous natural monuments in the Regensburg district.
  • Moist biotope Thalmassing: The water adventure park built on the old open-air swimming pool won the muna 2003 award in the category: Idea / Innovation.
  • The forest hiking trails in the municipalities of Thalmassing, Alteglofsheim and Hagelstadt

Economy and Infrastructure

Thalmassing is the location of service, craft and trading companies.

Public facilities


  • Elementary school


The Mittelbayerische Zeitung and the Regensburger Wochenblatt , an edition of the Wochenblatt publishing group, appear in the community . In addition to the national programs, the radio stations Radio Charivari , Radio Gong FM and the regional television station TVA can also be received in the municipality .



Bonifaz Wimmer


  • Josef Fendl: Thalmassing - a community of the old Haidau regional court . Studio Druck Regensburg, Thalmassing 1981.
  • Thalmassing municipality (ed.): 1200 years of Thalmassing - Festschrift . Leik Kelheim printing house, Kelheim 1995.

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. ^ Municipality of Thalmassing in the local database of the Bayerische Landesbibliothek Online . Bavarian State Library, accessed on November 28, 2017.
  6. Entry on the Thalmassing coat of arms  in the database of the House of Bavarian History , accessed on August 6, 2020 .

Web links

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