Aschheim

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Aschheim
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Aschheim
Coat of arms
Aschheim   is located in Germany
Aschheim
Aschheim
Coordinates: 48°10′24″N 11°43′04″E / 48.17333°N 11.71778°E / 48.17333; 11.71778Coordinates: 48°10′24″N 11°43′04″E / 48.17333°N 11.71778°E / 48.17333; 11.71778
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberbayern
District Munich
Government
 • Mayor Thomas Glashauser
Area
 • Total 28.04 km2 (10.83 sq mi)
Elevation 512 m (1,680 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,778
 • Density 310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 85609
Dialling codes 089
Vehicle registration M
Website www.aschheim.de

Aschheim is a small town and municipality in the district of Munich in Bavaria in Germany. It lies beyond the norhteastern outskirts of Munich.

Aschheim is the location of BMW's test track which the manufacturer opened in 1972,[2] and also contains a golf club, established in 1990.[3]

History[edit]

Aschheim Central School was completed in 1813, and a larger building was built in 1905. In 1835, the Bavarian king was awarded the last estate in Aschheim.[4] In 1929 the Ismaning reservoir was built to the north of Aschheim.[5]

notable people[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

Aschheim is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). June 2016. 
  2. ^ "All systems go at Munich". Autocar. 136 (nbr 3971): 44. 25 May 1972. 
  3. ^ "Golfpark München Aschheim GmbH & Co. KG". 1golf.eu. Retrieved 8 February 2017. 
  4. ^ "Mittelalter & Neuzeit" (in German). Aschheim.de. Retrieved 8 February 2017. 
  5. ^ "Infoblatt: Ramsar-Gebiet Ismaninger Speichersee mit Fischteichen" (in German). Landratsamt München. Retrieved 8 February 2017.