Bösingen, Baden-Württemberg

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Bösingen
Coat of arms of Bösingen
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Location of Bösingen within Rottweil district
DanubeFreudenstadt (district)Tuttlingen (district)OrtenaukreisSchwarzwald-Baar-KreisZollernalbkreisAichhaldenBösingenDeißlingenDietingenDornhanDunningenEschbronnEpfendorfFluorn-WinzelnHardtLauterbachOberndorf am NeckarRottweilRottweilSchenkenzellSchiltachSchrambergSulz am NeckarVillingendorfWellendingenVöhringenZimmern ob RottweilBösingen in RW.svg
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Bösingen is located in Germany
Bösingen
Bösingen
Bösingen is located in Baden-Württemberg
Bösingen
Bösingen
Coordinates: 48°14′21″N 08°33′29″E / 48.23917°N 8.55806°E / 48.23917; 8.55806Coordinates: 48°14′21″N 08°33′29″E / 48.23917°N 8.55806°E / 48.23917; 8.55806
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictRottweil
Subdivisions2 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorAlfred Weiss
Area
 • Total22.45 km2 (8.67 sq mi)
Elevation
649 m (2,129 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,323
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
78662
Dialling codes07404
Vehicle registrationRW
Websitewww.boesingen.de

Bösingen is a municipality in the district of Rottweil, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

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Geography[edit]

Geographical location[edit]

Bösingen is located in Upper Neckar valley between the Black Forest and the Swabian Jura.

Neighboring communities[edit]

The municipality is bordered to the south by Villingendorf and the Rottweil exclave Hochwald, on the west by Dunningen, north by Schramberg and Oberndorf am Neckar and on the east by Epfendorf.

Municipality arrangement[edit]

The municipality Bösingen belonged formerly to independent municipality Herrenzimmern. For former municipality Herrenzimmern includes the village Herrenzimmern and the homestead Stittholzhof. In the hamlet Herrenzimmern the Burgstall Lußburg/Nußburg and lying proofs of the abandoned village Hinterhofen can be found.[2]

History[edit]

Municipality Bösingen was newly formed on 1 October 1974 by the association of Bösingen and Herrenzimmern.

Museums[edit]

Farmer museum in Bösingen

Buildings[edit]

The ruins Herrenzimmern in the district Herrenzimmern is above the upper Neckar valley.

Regular events[edit]

Swabian-Alemannic Fastnacht Large village festival (annually, alternately in Bösingen and Herrenzimmern)

Economy and Infrastructure[edit]

The 81 connects Bösingen to the north with the state capital Stuttgart and to the south with the Lake Constance region and Switzerland. The exit Oberndorf am Neckar is located halfway between Stuttgart and Lake Constance. Both destinations can be reached within one hour. The railway line Stuttgart - Zürich - Milan leads through nearby Rottweil. There are hourly connections from there to Stuttgart or Singen.

Personality[edit]

Joshua Kimmich training area FC Bayern München

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2017". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). 2018.
  2. ^ Das Land Baden-Württemberg. Amtliche Beschreibung nach Kreisen und Gemeinden. Band VI: Regierungsbezirk Freiburg Kohlhammer, Stuttgart 1982, ISBN 3-17-007174-2. S. 520–522