Senden

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For Senden in Westphalia, see Senden, North Rhine-Westphalia.
Senden
Coat of arms of Senden
Coat of arms
Senden is located in Germany
Senden
Senden
Coordinates: 48°19′N 10°04′E / 48.317°N 10.067°E / 48.317; 10.067Coordinates: 48°19′N 10°04′E / 48.317°N 10.067°E / 48.317; 10.067
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Schwaben
District Neu-Ulm
Government
 • Mayor Raphael Bögge (CSU)
Area
 • Total 25.17 km2 (9.72 sq mi)
Elevation 486 m (1,594 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 21,625
 • Density 860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 89250
Dialling codes 07307, 07309 (Witzighausen)
Vehicle registration NU
Website www.stadt-senden.de

The town of Senden is the second-largest town of the district of Neu-Ulm in Bavaria and is located at the border to Baden-Württemberg. The town belongs to the Donau-Iller-Nahverkehrsverbund. Senden's neighbours are Neu-Ulm in the north, Weißenhorn in the west, Vöhringen in the south and Illerkirchberg in the west.

Town parts[edit]

The town parts are Aufheim, Ay, Freudenegg, Hittistetten, Witzighausen and Wullenstetten

Politics[edit]

The Senden town council consists since the election of March 2002 of:

Economics and infrastructure[edit]

Traffic[edit]

Senden lies at the Bundesstraße 28 and at the train line Ulm-Oberstdorf (Illertalbahn).

Companies[edit]

  • Möbel Inhofer

Education[edit]

Schools[edit]

Elementary- and Main schools[edit]

  • Elementary school Senden (Bürgermeister-Engelhart-Schule)
  • Elementary school Aufheim
  • Elementary school Ay
  • Elementary school Wullenstetten [1]
  • Main school Senden (Rektor-Werner-Ziegler-Schule) [2]

Vocational- and technical highschools[edit]

  • Urban economics school Senden [3]

Special schools[edit]

  • Lindenhof-school Senden, private promotion center for mental development [4]

Spare time- and sports centres[edit]

  • Ice skating rink
  • public lake- and indoor swimming pool
  • several bathing lakes
  • City park with Minigolf

International relations[edit]

Senden is twinned with:

Culture[edit]

Urban cultural events take mainly place in the 2002 opened "Bürgerhaus".

Music associations[edit]

Singing associations[edit]

  • Choir unity "Concordia" Ay (www.concordia-ay.de)
  • Choir unity "Frohsinn" Aufheim
  • Choir unity "Sängertreu" Senden
  • Choir unity Witzighausen-Hittistetten
  • Church choir Senden (protestantic)
  • Church choir Senden (catholic)

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