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Coat of arms of Backnang
Backnang is located in Germany
Coordinates 48°56′47″N 09°25′50″E / 48.94639°N 9.43056°E / 48.94639; 9.43056
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Rems-Murr-Kreis
Town subdivisions Kernstadt und 5 Stadtteile
Lord Mayor Frank Nopper (CDU)
Basic statistics
Area 39.37 km2 (15.20 sq mi)
Elevation 271 m  (889 ft)
Population 35,661  (31 December 2006)
 - Density 906 /km2 (2,346 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate WN, bis 31. Dez. 1972 BK
Postal codes 71501–71522
Area code 07191

Backnang is a town in Germany, in the Bundesland of Baden-Württemberg (formerly the kingdom of Württemberg), 27 km (16.8 mi) northeast of Stuttgart. Its population has grown over the past century or so, from 7,650 (1900) to 35,761 (2005).

Twin towns[change | change source]

Backnang's twin towns include:

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