Landensberg is a municipality in the Swabian district of Günzburg and a member of the administrative community Haldenwang.

  • 2.1 Amalgamations
  • 2.2 Population development
  • 3.1 municipal
  • 3.2 Tax revenue
  • 3.3 Coat of Arms
  • 5.1 Economy, agriculture and forestry
  • 5.2 Education


Landensberg lies in the Danube-Iller region. The municipality is located on the western edge of the wood angular mentioned landscape that forms the northern part of the Natural Park Augsburg Western Woods. There are the following places and districts: Glöttweng and Landensberg.

Neighboring communities

In the north the municipality borders the municipality of Paderno, on the south by the municipality Jettingen -Scheppach, in the west on the community Röfingen and to the northwest by the municipality Haldenwang. To the east and southeast of the municipality borders the municipalities located in the district of Augsburg Altenmuenster and Zusmarshausen.


Landensberg is a clearing settlement. From the 15th until the 17th century the place was part of the rule Konzenberg belonging to Austria Margraviate of Burgau. With the peace treaties of Brno and Bratislava in 1805 the site became part of Bavaria.


On April 1, 1971, the previously independent community Glöttweng was incorporated.

Population Development

On the territory of the municipality were 1970 526, 1987, 616 and 2000 counted 708 inhabitants in the year.


Mayor since 2008 Sven Tull.

Parish council

The council consists of 8 members. In the local elections 2008 accounted for Free constituency association Landensberg four seats (2002: five) and the Free Voters Block Glöttweng also four seats ( three).

Tax revenues

The municipal tax revenue amounted to the equivalent of € 277 thousand in 1999, which amounted to the trade tax revenues ( net) equivalent to € 38 thousand.

Coat of arms

The coat of arms is divided longitudinally and the right shows a griffin on a silver background, left a white rose on a tree stump on a blue background. The symbols are taken from the coat of arms of local noble family of Seida.


→ see: List of monuments in Landensberg

Economy and infrastructure

Economy, agriculture and forestry

It was in 1998 according to official statistics in the manufacturing sector and 17 in the area of ​​trade and transport any social insurance contributions at the workplace. In other areas, were employed to social security at the workplace 4 people. Social insurance contributions at residence, there were a total of 226 in the manufacturing sector, there were 15 farms, in construction 1 operation. In addition, in 1999, there were 16 farms with an agricultural area of 481 ha, of which 287 ha of arable land and 194 ha of permanent grassland.


There are the following facilities (as of 1999):

  • Kindergartens: 25 kindergarten places with 25 children