Saarlouis

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Saarlouis
The Ludwigskirche (Saint Louis Church)
The Ludwigskirche (Saint Louis Church)
Flag of Saarlouis
Coat of arms of Saarlouis
Location of Saarlouis within Saarlouis district
Saarlouis in SLS.svg
Saarlouis is located in Germany
Saarlouis
Saarlouis
Saarlouis is located in Saarland
Saarlouis
Saarlouis
Coordinates: 49°19′0″N 6°45′0″E / 49.31667°N 6.75000°E / 49.31667; 6.75000Coordinates: 49°19′0″N 6°45′0″E / 49.31667°N 6.75000°E / 49.31667; 6.75000
CountryGermany
StateSaarland
DistrictSaarlouis
Subdivisions8
Government
 • MayorRoland Henz (SPD)
Area
 • Total43.27 km2 (16.71 sq mi)
Elevation
181 m (594 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total34,409
 • Density800/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
66740
Dialling codes06831
Vehicle registrationSLS
Websitewww.saarlouis.de

Saarlouis is a town in the Saarland, Germany. It has 38,400 inhabitants. It is on the Saar. From 1936 to 1945 it was called Saarlautern. Ford Motor Company has a plant there; it produces the Focus, C-Max and Kuga.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Saarland.de – Amtliche Einwohnerzahlen Stand 31. Dezember 2020" (PDF). Statistisches Amt des Saarlandes (in German). June 2021.

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