Calw

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Calw
Market square
Market square
Coat of arms of Calw
Location of Calw within Calw district
Calw in CW.svg
Calw is located in Germany
Calw
Calw
Calw is located in Baden-Württemberg
Calw
Calw
Coordinates: 48°43′0″N 8°44′0″E / 48.71667°N 8.73333°E / 48.71667; 8.73333Coordinates: 48°43′0″N 8°44′0″E / 48.71667°N 8.73333°E / 48.71667; 8.73333
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionKarlsruhe
DistrictCalw
Subdivisions13 Stadtteile
Government
 • MayorRalf Eggert (Ind.)
Area
 • Total59.88 km2 (23.12 sq mi)
Highest elevation
630 m (2,070 ft)
Lowest elevation
330 m (1,080 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total23,716
 • Density400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
75351-75365
Dialling codes07051, 07053
Vehicle registrationCW
Websitewww.calw.de

Calw (German pronunciation: [ˈkalf]; locally [kʰalp]) is a town in the middle of Baden-Württemberg in the south of Germany. It is the capital and largest town of the district of Calw. It is about 18 kilometres (11 miles) south of Pforzheim and 33 kilometres (21 miles) west of Stuttgart.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2020" [Population by nationality and sex as of December 31, 2020] (CSV). Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). June 2021. Retrieved 17 October 2021.

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