Eglfing is a community in the Upper Bavarian district of Weilheim -Schongau and a member of the administrative community Huglfing.

  • 4.1 monuments
  • 5.1 Economy, agriculture and forestry
  • 5.2 Education


The municipality is located in the Eglfing Oberland region between the towns of Murnau and Weilheim, and it is just 60 kilometers from Munich. It consists of only one district.


Eglfing first recorded in 807 in a document. From the 11th century had the knights of Egolfinger his seat in the hallway " Gstoag ", which is only about a kilometer from the town center today. The Egolfinger, the ministry officials of the Counts of Andechs had died from the mid 13th century and Obereglfing was held by various noble families whose " castle " to 1663 was in today Hofgasse from the 15th century. In the so-called "Russian period ", starting from the 18th century, was built by emigrants a brisk trade with Russia, which operated trade and exchange houses in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. It belonged to Rentamt Munich and the Court of Weilheim of the Electorate of Bavaria. In the course of administrative reform in the Kingdom of Bavaria was born with the congregation of 1818, the current community.

Population Development


Mayor 's Klemens Holzmann ( Wählergemeinschaft ). The council consists of 11 members.

The municipal tax revenue amounted to the equivalent of € 435 thousand in 1999, which amounted to the trade tax revenues ( net) equivalent to € 126k.

Culture and sights


→ List of monuments in Eglfing

Economy and infrastructure

Economy, agriculture and forestry

There were 1998 in the field of agriculture and forestry none, in the production sector 236, and in trade and transport, no social insurance contributions at the workplace. Social insurance contributions at residence, there were a total of 269 in the manufacturing sector (as well as mining and quarrying and earth ) there were two farms, in construction companies 4. In addition, in 1999, there were 35 farms with an agricultural area of 935 ha


There are the following facilities (as of 1999):

  • Kindergartens: 25 kindergarten places with 26 children
  • A daycare
  • Children's library