Lonsee

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Lonsee
Coat of arms of Lonsee
Coat of arms
Location of Lonsee
Lonsee is located in Germany
Lonsee
Lonsee
Lonsee is located in Baden-Württemberg
Lonsee
Lonsee
Coordinates: 48°32′36″N 9°55′17″E / 48.54333°N 9.92139°E / 48.54333; 9.92139Coordinates: 48°32′36″N 9°55′17″E / 48.54333°N 9.92139°E / 48.54333; 9.92139
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionTübingen
DistrictAlb-Donau-Kreis
Government
 • MayorJochen Ogger
Area
 • Total43.32 km2 (16.73 sq mi)
Elevation
564 m (1,850 ft)
Population
(2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,967
 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
89173
Dialling codes07336
Vehicle registrationUL
Websitewww.lonsee.de

Lonsee is a town in the Alb-Donau district in Baden-Württemberg in Germany. The population of Lonsee in 2008 is 4.758; the town consists of 7 villages - Ettlenschiess, Halzhausen, Sinabronn, Lonsee, Luizhausen and Urspring. The village has a town hall, a railway station (on the main line from Stuttgart to Munich) and two schools. Various clubs and groups provide for an active social life. Lonsee was first mentioned in the year 888, but the remains of a Roman fort in nearby Urspring tell of an even older history. Lonsee has been twinned with the English town of Kingskerswell since 1989.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2017". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). 2018.