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Coordinates: 47°45′31″N 12°27′42″E / 47.75861°N 12.46167°E / 47.75861; 12.46167Coordinates: 47°45′31″N 12°27′42″E / 47.75861°N 12.46167°E / 47.75861; 12.46167
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberbayern
District Traunstein
Municipal assoc. Marquartstein
  Mayor Andreas Dögerl
  Total 13.41 km2 (5.18 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
  Total 3,291
  Density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 83250
Dialling codes 08641
Vehicle registration TS

Marquartstein is a municipality in the southeastern part of Bavaria, Germany and is part of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Marquartstein and Staudach-Egerndach. It is situated in a region called Chiemgau, approximately 10 km south of Lake Chiemsee between Munich and Salzburg, and 30 km west of Salzburg. Most of the area is situated in the valley of the river Tiroler Achen, which separates the village into two parts. Marquartstein is at the edge of the Alps. Its geographical location is 47°46′N 12°28′E / 47.767°N 12.467°E / 47.767; 12.467.

Brief history


Marquartstein is the local centre which has a primary school, the Landschulheim Marquartstein (a Gymnasium and boarding school), a Realschule and Niedernfels ( a Roman Catholic primary and secondary school)


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