Bietigheim (Baden)

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Bietigheim
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Bietigheim
Coat of arms
Bietigheim  is located in Germany
Bietigheim
Bietigheim
Coordinates: 48°54′37″N 08°15′11″E / 48.91028°N 8.25306°E / 48.91028; 8.25306Coordinates: 48°54′37″N 08°15′11″E / 48.91028°N 8.25306°E / 48.91028; 8.25306
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Karlsruhe
District Rastatt
Government
 • Mayor Ernst Kopp (SPD)
Area
 • Total 13.90 km2 (5.37 sq mi)
Elevation 121 m (397 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,324
 • Density 450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 76462–76467
Dialling codes 07245
Vehicle registration RA
Website www.bietigheim.de

Bietigheim is a village in the district of Rastatt in Baden-Württemberg in Southwestern Germany.

Population[edit]

Bietigheim has 6017 inhabitants.

Neighbour towns and villages[edit]

Bietigheim borders on the following towns, clockwise beginning from the north: Durmersheim, Malsch, Muggensturm, Ötigheim, Steinmauern, Elchesheim-Illingen.

Geography[edit]

The village is located between the river Rhine and the Black Forest. There is also a valley in the forest, named Hardtwald. The 27 kilometres long Federbach River flows from south to north through the village.

The nearest big city is Karlsruhe, c. 17 km north of the village. The nearest airport is the Airport Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden.

Mayors[edit]

  • 1945 - 1946: Ludwig Hammer (1898-1956)
  • 1948 - 1975: Wilhelm Heck (1910-1975)
  • 1976 - 1992: Rüdiger Schäfer (born 1950)
  • 1992 - 2016: Ernst Kopp (born 1954)
  • since 2016: Constantin Braun (born 1987)

Personalities[edit]

Sons and Daughters of the community[edit]

Other persons associated with the place[edit]

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