Bins cheeks is a municipality in the Swabian district of Dillingen on the Danube and a member of the administrative community Wertingen.

  • 3.1 Coat of Arms
  • 4.1 monuments
  • 5.1 Economy, agriculture and forestry
  • 5.2 Education


Binswangen located in the Region of Augsburg between Wertingen and Dillingen on the Danube.

There is only the district bins cheeks.


Bins cheeks was before 1800 Obervogt office and belonged to the prince pin Kempten. Since the Imperial Diet of 1803 the place belonged to Bavaria.

Population Development

On the territory of the municipality were 1970 1011, 1987, 1094, 1249 inhabitants and 2010 counted 1357 inhabitants in 2000.


Mayor Anton Winkler (CDU community). He was the successor to Heinz Petz (CSU ) in 2002.

The municipal election in 2008 resulted in the following distribution of seats in the municipal council ( twelve members):

  • Free Wählergemeinschaft 4
  • Biirgerblock / party lots 4
  • CSU 4

The municipal tax revenue amounted to the equivalent of € 454,000 in 1999, which amounted to the trade tax revenues ( net) converted € 52,000.

Coat of arms

The Coat of Arms description is: About a split of green and gold stepped gable in the sign split of gold and green; forward a heraldic lily, rear three heraldic roses beblättertem stem in confused colors.

Culture and sights


→ List of monuments in Binswangen

Economy and infrastructure

Economy, agriculture and forestry

It was in 1998 according to official statistics in the manufacturing sector and 92 in the area of ​​trade and transport any social insurance contributions at the workplace. Social insurance contributions at residence, there were a total of 447 in the manufacturing sector, there were none, in the construction of two plants. In addition, in 1999, there were 42 farms with an agricultural area of 1571 ha, of which 1425 ha of arable land and 144 ha of permanent grassland.


There are the following facilities (as of 2005):

  • Kindergarten: 20 kindergarten places with 39 children
  • Primary school