Hattersheim am Main
|Hattersheim am Main|
Water works Hattersheim
|• Mayor||Antje Köster|
|• Total||15.82 km2 (6.11 sq mi)|
|Elevation||100 m (300 ft)|
|• Density||1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Dialling codes||06190, 06145|
Hattersheim borders the city of Frankfurt in the northeast, in the southeast with Kelsterbach, in the southwest with Raunheim (both are in the district of Groß-Gerau). The western neighboring towns are Flörsheim, Hofheim and Kriftel.
Hattersheim consists of three districts: Eddersheim, Hattersheim und Okriftel.
- 1998 - 24.687
- 1999 - 24.756
- 2000 - 24.752
- 2001 - 24.858
- 2002 - 25.093
- 2003 - 25.059
- 2004 - 25.161
In 1972 the villages of Okriftel und Eddersheim, both situated next to the river Main, have been incorporated into Hattersheim. Since then the town is called Hattersheim am Main.
4944 people lived here in 2004. There is a watergate on the river Main near the village's centre. The engineer and inventor Anton Flettner was born in Eddersheim.
7561 people lived here in 2007. You can cross the river Main with by ferry. The next town on the other side of the river is Kelsterbach. The ferry boat operates in summer time on Sundays.
People born in Hattersheim
- Anton Flettner (1885–1961), Inventor.
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