Aholfing is a municipality in the Lower Bavarian district of Straubing-Bogen and a member of the administrative community Rain.

  • 2.1 Amalgamations
  • 2.2 Population development
  • 4.1 monuments
  • 5.1 Economy, agriculture and forestry
  • 5.2 Education


Geographical Location

Aholfing lies in the Donau -Wald.

Community structure

The municipality has five officially named districts:

  • Aholfing
  • Landstorf
  • Niedermotzing
  • Obermotzing
  • Puchhof

There are the districts Aholfing, Niedermotzing and Obermotzing.


The 1132 first -mentioned place name Aholvingin (also Aholuingin ) is derived from the personal name Aholf and the Eigentumssuffix - ing. Since about 1298 the spelling Aholfing is known. Aholfing belonged to the accounts office and court Straubing of the Electorate of Bavaria. In the course of administrative reform in Bavaria, was born with the congregation of 1818, the current community.


On January 1, 1975, the formerly independent communities Niedermotzing and Obermotzing were incorporated.

Population Development


Mayor Georg Wagner ( CSU / UW / ÜWG ).

The municipal tax revenue amounted to the equivalent of € 432,000 in 1999, which amounted to the trade tax revenues ( net) converted € 31,000.

Culture and sights


Economy and infrastructure

Economy, agriculture and forestry

There were 1998 in the field of Agriculture and Forestry 27, 13 in manufacturing and in trade and transport 15 persons work at the workplace. In other areas, were employed to social security at the workplace 7 people. Employees at the residence, there was a total of 491 in the manufacturing sector (as well as mining and quarrying and earth ) there were no establishments in the construction operation. In addition, in 1999, there were 42 farms with an agricultural area of 1582 ha, of which 1474 were hectares of arable land.


There are the following facilities (as of 1999):

  • Kindergartens: 75 kindergarten places with 61 children