Aulendorf

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Aulendorf
Coat of arms of Aulendorf
Coat of arms
Aulendorf   is located in Germany
Aulendorf
Aulendorf
Coordinates: 47°57′15″N 09°38′20″E / 47.95417°N 9.63889°E / 47.95417; 9.63889Coordinates: 47°57′15″N 09°38′20″E / 47.95417°N 9.63889°E / 47.95417; 9.63889
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Ravensburg
Government
 • Mayor Georg Eickhoff (CDU)
Area
 • Total 52.36 km2 (20.22 sq mi)
Elevation 576 m (1,890 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 9,988
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 88326
Dialling codes 07525
Vehicle registration RV
Website www.aulendorf.de

Aulendorf (About this sound  ) is a town in the district of Ravensburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is situated 20 kilometres (12 miles) southwest of Biberach an der Riß, and 19 kilometres (12 miles) north of Ravensburg.

Aulendorf exists of the town itself along with the incorporated villages Tannhausen, Bloenried and Zollenreute.

Aulendorf is well known in Upper Swabia for its catholic all-day high school "Studienkolleg St. Johann"[2] founded by the Styler Missionaries. It was once the capital of the historic German statelet of Königsegg.

Saint George's chapel, Aulendorf-Zollenreute

International relations[edit]

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

  • Hermann von Vicari (1773–1868), 1843–1868 archbishop of Freiburg
  • Erwin Glonnegger (1925–2016), author and game designer, winner of the Order of Merit
  • Gerhard Hennige (born 1940), sprinter, Olympic silver medalist 1968 Mexico

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Aulendorf is twinned with:

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