Ebersbach an der Fils

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Ebersbach an der Fils
Coat of arms of Ebersbach an der Fils
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Ebersbach an der Fils   is located in Germany
Ebersbach an der Fils
Ebersbach an der Fils
Coordinates: 48°42′53″N 9°31′25″E / 48.71472°N 9.52361°E / 48.71472; 9.52361Coordinates: 48°42′53″N 9°31′25″E / 48.71472°N 9.52361°E / 48.71472; 9.52361
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Göppingen
Government
 • Mayor Edgar Wolff
Area
 • Total 26.27 km2 (10.14 sq mi)
Elevation 292 m (958 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 15,206
 • Density 580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 73061
Dialling codes 07163
Vehicle registration GP
Website www.ebersbach.de

Ebersbach is a town in the district of Göppingen in Baden-Württemberg, in southern Germany. It is located on the river Fils, 10 km west of Göppingen, and 26 km east of Stuttgart. Stuttgart is a hub of industrial activity and is surrounded by dozens of smaller towns and cities. Ebersbach (Fils) station is on the Fils Valley Railway, which connects Stuttgart and Ulm.

The name Ebersbach means boar creek.

Demographics[edit]

Number of inhabitants between 1837 and 2010.

Date Inhabitants
1837 2.738
1907 4.137
17. May 1939 5.711
13. September 1950 8.738
27. May 1970 13.789
31. December 1983 14.135
31. December 2005 15.729
31. December 2010 15.291

Local council[edit]

The elections in May 2014 showed the following results.[2]

  • Free voters: 34.73% = 9 seats
  • SPD= 29.30%: 7 seats
  • CDU= 26.18%: 7 seats
  • The Greens= 9.78%: 2 seats

Total: 25 seats

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

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