Bruchsal

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Bruchsal
Bruchsal Castle
Bruchsal Castle
Coat of arms of Bruchsal
Coat of arms
Location of Bruchsal within Karlsruhe district
Bruchsal im Landkreis Karlsruhe.png
Bruchsal is located in Germany
Bruchsal
Bruchsal
Bruchsal is located in Baden-Württemberg
Bruchsal
Bruchsal
Coordinates: 49°08′N 8°36′E / 49.133°N 8.600°E / 49.133; 8.600Coordinates: 49°08′N 8°36′E / 49.133°N 8.600°E / 49.133; 8.600
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionKarlsruhe
DistrictKarlsruhe
Subdivisions6
Government
 • Lord MayorCornelia Petzold-Schick (Ind.)
Area
 • Total93.19 km2 (35.98 sq mi)
Elevation
114 m (374 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[2]
 • Total44,104
 • Density470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
76601–76646
Dialling codes07251, 07257
Vehicle registrationKA
Websitewww.bruchsal.de

Bruchsal is a city at the western edge of the Kraichgau in the German state of Baden-Württemberg which makes it the largest city in the district of Karlsruhe. As of 31 December 2018, it has 44,644 people lived there and is about 20 km northeast of Karlsruhe. It can be found on Bertha Benz Memorial Route.

Bruchsal is known for being Europe's largest asparagus producer and one of the economic centers of the region of Karlsruhe.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Gemeinden in Deutschland nach Fläche, Bevölkerung und Postleitzahl am 30.09.2016". Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 2016.

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