Aschheim

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Aschheim
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Aschheim
Coat of arms
Location of Aschheim within Munich district
Aschheimlkrm.svg
Aschheim is located in Germany
Aschheim
Aschheim
Aschheim is located in Bavaria
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
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberbayern
DistrictMunich
Subdivisions2 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorThomas Glashauser (CSU)
Area
 • Total28.04 km2 (10.83 sq mi)
Elevation
512 m (1,680 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,198
 • Density330/km2 (850/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
85609
Dialling codes089
Vehicle registrationM
Websitewww.aschheim.de

Aschheim (Central Bavarian: Oscham) is a small town and municipality in the district of Munich in Bavaria in Germany. It lies beyond the northeastern 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). July 2019.
  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. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 8 February 2017.