Lörrach

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Lörrach
Aerial view at Lörrach from the north
Aerial view at Lörrach from the north
Coat of arms of Lörrach
Coat of arms
Lörrach and surroundings
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Lörrach is located in Germany
Lörrach
Lörrach
Lörrach is located in Baden-Württemberg
Lörrach
Lörrach
Coordinates: 47°37′N 7°40′E / 47.617°N 7.667°E / 47.617; 7.667Coordinates: 47°37′N 7°40′E / 47.617°N 7.667°E / 47.617; 7.667
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictLörrach
Government
 • MayorJörg Lutz
Area
 • Total39.37 km2 (15.20 sq mi)
Elevation
294 m (965 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[2]
 • Total49,303
 • Density1,300/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
79501-79541
Dialling codes(+49) 07621
Vehicle registration
Websiteloerrach.de

Lörrach is a city in southwest Germany, in the valley of the Wiese, close to the French and the Swiss borders. It is the capital of the district of Lörrach in Baden-Württemberg. The city had a population of 10,794 in 1905 and of 47,707 in 2007.

It is the hometown of Ottmar Hitzfeld, one of the most successful and popular football managers in Germany.

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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