Mainz-Laubenheim

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Laubenheim
Stadtteil of Mainz
Coat of arms of Laubenheim
Coat of arms
Laubenheim  is located in Germany
Laubenheim
Laubenheim
Coordinates: 49°57′N 8°19′E / 49.950°N 8.317°E / 49.950; 8.317Coordinates: 49°57′N 8°19′E / 49.950°N 8.317°E / 49.950; 8.317
Country Germany
State
  1. default: Rhineland-Palatinate
District Urban districts of Germany
Town Mainz
Area
 • Total 8.8 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Population (2006-08-14)
 • Total 8,759
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 55130
Dialling codes 06131
Vehicle registration MZ
Aerial view of the Rhine at Laubenheim.

Mainz-Laubenheim is a southern quarter of Mainz and is located south of the A60 autobahn and west of the B9 highway on the banks of the Rhine.

History[edit]

The first documented mention of Mainz-Laubenheim was in 773 AD, under the name Nubenheim. In 1801, Laubenheim came under French possession, and in 1816 was taken over by the Grand Duchy of Hessen. On 8 June 1969, Laubenheim became part of the city of Mainz.

Literature[edit]

  • Claus Wolf (2004). Die Mainzer Stadtteile (in German). Emons Verlag. ISBN 3-89705-361-6. 

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