|Coordinates: 48°23′N 10°26′E / 48.383°N 10.433°ECoordinates: 48°23′N 10°26′E / 48.383°N 10.433°E|
|• Mayor||Hans Reichhart (CSU)|
|• Total||54.07 km2 (20.88 sq mi)|
|• Density||130/km2 (330/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Dialling codes||0 82 25|
Jettingen-Scheppach (Swabian: Iadinga-Scheppach) is a market community in the Günzburg Landkreis in the Schwaben (Swabia) Regierungsbezirk in Bavaria. It lies between Ulm and Augsburg. Its population as of 1 December 2005 was 7,044.
- CSU: 11 seats
- Free Independent Voter Community (FUW): 5 seats
- SPD: 3 seats
- Young Citizens: 2 seats
Economy and infrastructure
Jettingen-Scheppach is conveniently located at the Burgau junction on Autobahn A 8 (Stuttgart-Munich section). The borough of Jettingen has a railway station on the line between Ulm and Augsburg. There are hourly regional trains to Ulm (travel time 38 minutes) and Augsburg (28 to 37 minutes), as well as trains every other hour to Munich (78 minutes).
The borough of Freihalden in Jettingen-Scheppach has been twinned with the French pilgrimage town of Ars-sur-Formans since 1976. Jettingen-Scheppach has also been twinned with the Hungarian community of Csolnok since 1992.
People born in the town
- Johann Ernst Eberlin (1702-1762), composer and organist.
- Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg (1907-1944) – Resistance fighter in the Second World War, and member of the July 20 Plot.
- "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). June 2016.