Heilbronn

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Heilbronn
View of the Heilbronn centre of town toward the Wartberg
View of the Heilbronn centre of town toward the Wartberg
Coat of arms of Heilbronn
Heilbronn is located in Germany
Heilbronn
Coordinates 49°9′0″N 9°13′0″E / 49.15°N 9.216667°E / 49.15; 9.216667
Administration
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Urban district
City subdivisions divided in 9 town parts
Lord Mayor Helmut Himmelsbach (Ind.)
Basic statistics
Area 99.88 km2 (38.56 sq mi)
Elevation 157 m  (515 ft)
Population 117,531  (31 December 2012)
 - Density 1,177 /km2 (3,048 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate HN
Postal codes 74072 – 74081
Area codes 07131, 07066
Website www.heilbronn.de
Area map
Area map

Heibronn (IPA: [haɪlˈbʁɔn]) is a city in Germany in the state of Baden-Württemberg. With about 117,000 people, Heilbronn is the sixth largest town in Baden-Württemberg. Heilbronn is also on the river Neckar and is known for the wine which was grown in their region and the Kätchen a famous sign.