Gerstetten

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Gerstetten
Railway station
Railway station
Coat of arms of Gerstetten
Coat of arms
Gerstetten   is located in Germany
Gerstetten
Gerstetten
Coordinates: 48°37′21″N 10°1′14″E / 48.62250°N 10.02056°E / 48.62250; 10.02056Coordinates: 48°37′21″N 10°1′14″E / 48.62250°N 10.02056°E / 48.62250; 10.02056
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Heidenheim
Government
 • Mayor Roland Polaschek
Area
 • Total 92.43 km2 (35.69 sq mi)
Elevation 624 m (2,047 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,525
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 89547
Dialling codes 07323, 07324 Dettingen/Heuchlingen
Vehicle registration HDH
Website www.gerstetten.de

Gerstetten is a municipality in the district of Heidenheim in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.

It consists of the following villages:

  • Gerstetten (population: 7534)
  • Dettingen (population: 2.042, incorporation 1972)
  • Gussenstadt (population: 1.533, incorporation 1971)
  • Heldenfingen (population: 1.052, incorporation 1971)
  • Heuchlingen (population: 924, incorporation 1974)
  • Heuchstetten (population: 137)
  • and Sontbergen (population: 56, incorporation 1974).

The total population of the municipality is 12.009 (population figures as of September 2004).

Politics[edit]

The current mayor is Roland Polaschek.

Twin towns[edit]

Gerstetten has two twin towns: Cébazat, a small town near Clermont-Ferrand in France and Pilisvörösvár (German: Werischwar) in Hungary, about 20 km from Budapest.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [Statistisches Bundesamt – Gemeinden in Deutschland mit Bevölkerung am 31.12.2012 (XLS-Datei; 4,0 MB) (Einwohnerzahlen auf Grundlage des Zensus 2011) "Gemeinden in Deutschland mit Bevölkerung am 31.12.2012"]. Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 12 November 2013. 
This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.

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