Rüsselsheim am Main

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Rüsselsheim am Main
Aerial view of Rüsselsheim
Aerial view of Rüsselsheim
Coat of arms of Rüsselsheim am Main
Coat of arms
Location of Rüsselsheim am Main within Groß-Gerau district
Rüsselsheim in GG.svg
Rüsselsheim am Main is located in Germany
Rüsselsheim am Main
Rüsselsheim am Main
Rüsselsheim am Main is located in Hesse
Rüsselsheim am Main
Rüsselsheim am Main
Coordinates: 50°0′N 8°25′E / 50.000°N 8.417°E / 50.000; 8.417Coordinates: 50°0′N 8°25′E / 50.000°N 8.417°E / 50.000; 8.417
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DistrictGroß-Gerau
Subdivisions4 districts
Government
 • Lord MayorUdo Bausch (Ind.)
Area
 • Total58.29 km2 (22.51 sq mi)
Elevation
88 m (289 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total64,022
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
65428
Dialling codes06142
Vehicle registrationGG
Websitewww.ruesselsheim.de

Rüsselsheim am Main is the largest city of the district of Groß-Gerau in the state of Hesse in Germany, between Frankfurt and Mainz. It is on the Main river and has about 65,500 inhabitants. The automobile company Opel has its main office in Rüsselsheim.

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. "Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). January 2018.