Weidenstetten

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Weidenstetten
Coat of arms of Weidenstetten
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Weidenstetten   is located in Germany
Weidenstetten
Weidenstetten
Location of Weidenstetten within Alb-Donau-Kreis district
Biberach (district) Esslingen (district) Göppingen (district) Heidenheim (district) Reutlingen (district) Ulm Allmendingen Allmendingen Altheim (Alb) Altheim (Ehingen) Altheim (Ehingen) Amstetten Asselfingen Ballendorf Balzheim Beimerstetten Berghülen Bernstadt Blaubeuren Blaustein Breitingen Börslingen Dietenheim Dornstadt Ehingen Ehingen Emeringen Emerkingen Erbach an der Donau Griesingen Grundsheim Hausen am Bussen Heroldstatt Holzkirch Hüttisheim Illerkirchberg Illerrieden Laichingen Langenau Lauterach Lonsee Merklingen Munderkingen Neenstetten Nellingen Nerenstetten Oberdischingen Obermarchtal Oberstadion Öllingen Öpfingen Rammingen Rechtenstein Rottenacker Schelklingen Schnürpflingen Setzingen Staig Untermarchtal Unterstadion Unterwachingen Weidenstetten Westerheim Westerstetten BavariaWeidenstetten in UL.svg
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Coordinates: 48°33′5″N 9°59′39″E / 48.55139°N 9.99417°E / 48.55139; 9.99417Coordinates: 48°33′5″N 9°59′39″E / 48.55139°N 9.99417°E / 48.55139; 9.99417
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Alb-Donau-Kreis
Government
 • Mayor Georg Engler
Area
 • Total 17.21 km2 (6.64 sq mi)
Elevation 585 m (1,919 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,345
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 89197
Dialling codes 07340
Vehicle registration UL
Website www.weidenstetten.de
Weidenstetten Alb-Donau-district

Weidenstetten is a town in the district of Alb-Donau in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

Geography[edit]

Weidenstetten lies about 20 km (12 mi) north of the city of Ulm.

Politics[edit]

Mayor[edit]

  • 1999-today: Georg Engler, Freie Wähler

Notable people[edit]

  • Hieronymus Emser (1478–1527), catholic theologian and opponent of Martin Luther
  • Eberhard Kölsch (1944–2015), German diplomat and embassador

Towns twinned with Weidenstetten[edit]

Roisel (France)

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