Mainz-Laubenheim

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Laubenheim
Stadtteil of Mainz
Coat of arms of Laubenheim
Coat of arms
Location of Laubenheim within Mainz
Ink mainz laubenheim.svg
Laubenheim is located in Germany
Laubenheim
Laubenheim
Laubenheim is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Laubenheim
Laubenheim
Coordinates: 49°57′N 8°19′E / 49.950°N 8.317°E / 49.950; 8.317Coordinates: 49°57′N 8°19′E / 49.950°N 8.317°E / 49.950; 8.317
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictUrban districts of Germany
TownMainz
Area
 • Total8.8 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Population
(2017-10-31)
 • Total9,337
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
55130
Dialling codes06131
Vehicle registrationMZ
Websitewww.mainz-laubenheim.de
Aerial view of the Rhine at Laubenheim.

Mainz-Laubenheim is a southern quarter of Mainz and is located south of the A60 autobahn and west of the B9 highway on the banks of the Rhine.

History[edit]

The first documented mention of Mainz-Laubenheim was in 773 AD, under the name Nubenheim. In 1801, Laubenheim came under French possession, and in 1816 was taken over by the Grand Duchy of Hessen. On 8 June 1969, Laubenheim became part of the city of Mainz.

Literature[edit]

  • Claus Wolf (2004). Die Mainzer Stadtteile (in German). Emons Verlag. ISBN 3-89705-361-6.

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