Schorndorf

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Schorndorf
Old buildings in the town
Old buildings in the town
Coat of arms of Schorndorf
Coat of arms
Schorndorf   is located in Germany
Schorndorf
Schorndorf
Coordinates: 48°48′N 09°32′E / 48.800°N 9.533°E / 48.800; 9.533Coordinates: 48°48′N 09°32′E / 48.800°N 9.533°E / 48.800; 9.533
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Rems-Murr-Kreis
Subdivisions City and 7 quarters
Government
 • Mayor Matthias Klopfer (SPD)
Area
 • Total 56.86 km2 (21.95 sq mi)
Elevation 256 m (840 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 38,281
 • Density 670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 73601–73614
Dialling codes 07181
Vehicle registration WN
Website schorndorf.de

Schorndorf is a town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located c. 26 km east of Stuttgart. Its station is a the terminus of line S2 of the Stuttgart S-Bahn.

The city also is sometimes called Die Daimlerstadt (The Daimler City in English), as it is the town in which Gottlieb Daimler was born.

International relations[edit]

Schorndorf is twinned with:

Monuments[edit]

Town hall of Schorndorf

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.