Wild Mountain is a municipality in the district of Kelheim, Lower Bavaria, and a member of the administrative community Siegburg.

  • 7.1 Economy, agriculture and forestry
  • 7.2 Education


Wild Mountain is located in the region of Regensburg. There is only the district Wildenberg. Villages are Wildenberg, Pürkwang, Schweinbach, Irlach, Willersdorf and Esch Hart.


Hänslin Ebran of Lauterbach built from the 1272 Wildenberg Castle. He formed with the involvement of the goods Pürkwang the large estates, which later came as a closed Hofmark for high pin Regensburg and the secularisation of 1803 fell to Bavaria. In the course of administrative reform in the Kingdom of Bavaria was born with the congregation of 1818, the current community.


In 1945 or 1946, until then independent municipality Schweinbach was incorporated.

Population Development

On the territory of the commune were 1970 1.158, 1987, 1068 and 2000 counted 1,306 residents a year.


On September 16, 2012 Marion Schwenzl ( community welfare / CDU) was elected at two rival candidates with 55.9 % of the vote for the new mayor; her predecessor was Erwin Filser ( also community welfare / CDU). The municipal tax revenue amounted to the equivalent of € 520,000 in 1999, which amounted to the trade tax revenues ( net) converted € 106,000.

Culture and sights

  • List of monuments in Wildenberg

Coat of arms

The coat of arms description reads: In the battlements cut diagonally divided by silver and blue; below a silver scutellum with a continuous blue St. Andrew's cross.

Economy and infrastructure

Economy, agriculture and forestry

It was in 1998 according to official statistics in the manufacturing sector and 56 in the area of ​​trade and transport ten persons work at the workplace. In other areas, were employed to social security at the workplace 37 people. Social insurance contributions at residence, there were a total of 406 in the manufacturing sector and in construction there was one unit each. In addition, in 1999, there were 59 farms with an agricultural area of 812 ha, of which 782 ha of arable land.


There are the following facilities (as of 1999):

  • Kindergartens: 50 kindergarten places with 47 children
  • Elementary schools: 1 with 3 teachers and 71 students


  • Manfred Weber (born 1972 ), residing in Wildenberg, CSU politician and Member of the European Parliament