Beuren, Esslingen

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Beuren
Coat of arms of Beuren
Coat of arms
Beuren is located in Germany
Beuren
Beuren
Coordinates: 48°34′9″N 9°24′10″E / 48.56917°N 9.40278°E / 48.56917; 9.40278Coordinates: 48°34′9″N 9°24′10″E / 48.56917°N 9.40278°E / 48.56917; 9.40278
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Esslingen
Subdivisions 2
Government
 • Mayor Erich Hartmann
Area
 • Total 11.69 km2 (4.51 sq mi)
Elevation 435 m (1,427 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,388
 • Density 290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 72660
Dialling codes 07025, 07022 (Sonnenhof)
Vehicle registration ES
Website www.beuren.de

Beuren is a municipality in the district of Esslingen in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. It is a spa and resort. With the majority of its district (95.2%), Beuren is part of the Swabian Alb biosphere reserve.

Geography[edit]

Beuren is located 28 km southeast of Stuttgart and 16 km southwest of Reutlingen.

Politics[edit]

Mayors since 1853[edit]

  • 1853–1879: Nicolaus Klaß
  • 1879–1888: Jacob Klaß
  • 1888–1890: Philipp Friedrich Nestel
  • 1890–1927: Wilhelm Eugen Schraft
  • 1927–1934: Karl Friedrich Schminke
  • 1934: Wilhelm König
  • 1934–1945: Wilhelm Spanagel
  • 1945–1946: August Reuß
  • 1946–1948: Helmut Link
  • 1948–1983: Willi Gras
  • since 1983: Erich Hartmann

Municipal council[edit]

The result of the local government elections on June 7, 2009:

CDU 44,1% -1,3 6 seats -1
Freie Wähler 38,1% +0,5 6 seats +1
SPD 17,8% +0,8 2 seats ±0

References[edit]

This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.