In the public interest

Alpirsbach's public enterprises are an important pillar of basic services. The municipal facilities and own undertakings offer a wide range of services - from education to water supply.

The public library


▶ is a meeting place for all ages

▶ offers media for information, entertainment and leisure for all age groups

▶ attaches importance to good and up-to-date offer for children and young people


In the spacious rooms of the public library, readers will find an appealing ambience with reading corners and work tables, a computer workstation and a games and reading area for the little ones.

The public library offers over 15000 media for lending. You can browse through novels, non-fiction books, encyclopedias, picture books, children's and youth books, comics or magazines. Audio books, Tonies, DVDs and games can also be borrowed.


Hauptstraße 20
72275 Alpirsbach

0 74 44 / 95 16 288


Opening hours

Mittwoch: 15:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr

Freitag: 15:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr



Findus online offer of the public library

Fees and lending conditions


Guidedtoursfor kindergarten groups and school classes
Tours of the library, tailored to the age of the children and young people, are designed to support media and, above all, research skills.

Class loans
We are happy to put together book boxes for school classes with a selection of age-appropriate books for browsing or non-fiction books on a particular topic in class.

Das Bücherei-Team ist jederzeit gerne bereit, die Leser zu beraten und bei der Medienauswahl zu helfen.

Wir freuen uns auf Sie.

Water supply

The water supply is the responsibility of the city. Applications for the establishment of a connection to the public water supply are to be directed to the city building office.
Please report water pipe bursts immediately to the city building office or outside office hours to the water master.



Water hardness

Core town Alpirsbach6.12 °dH
Crow Bath3.65 °dH
Rötenbach4.18 °dH
Reinerzau Lower Village4.54 °dH
Reinerzau Upper Village4.14 °dH
Peterzell / Gräben / Römlinsdorf / Aischfeld11.9 °dH
Reutin / Höhneck / Sulzberg / Burghalde3.5 °dH


Water rate

3,95 Euro/cbm

Wastewater contribution

4,80 Euro / sqm


The drinking water comes from the Zweckverbände Wasserversorgung Kleine Kinzig, Heimbachwasserversorgung and our own water production in the waterworks Eichhalde, Schneckenwald, Reinerzauer Rötenbächle and Hengstbach.

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