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St. Gallus-Kirche, Böhringen.jpg
Coat of arms of Römerstein
Coat of arms
Römerstein is located in Germany
Coordinates: 48°29′44″N 09°30′38″E / 48.49556°N 9.51056°E / 48.49556; 9.51056Coordinates: 48°29′44″N 09°30′38″E / 48.49556°N 9.51056°E / 48.49556; 9.51056
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Reutlingen
Subdivisions 3 Ortsteile
 • Mayor Matthias Winter
 • Total 46.05 km2 (17.78 sq mi)
Elevation 757 m (2,484 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,992
 • Density 87/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 72587
Dialling codes 07382
Vehicle registration RT
Website www.roemerstein.de

Römerstein is a municipality in Baden-Württemberg, Germany; it consists of three formerly independent villages merged in 1975.

The community is located at the Schwäbische Alb in the northeastern corner of the district of Reutlingen. The villages concerned are Böhringen, Donnstetten and Zainingen plus the two hamlets of Strohweiler and Aglishardt. The community is named after the Römerstein, the highest hill of the region at 875 m.