Altbach is a municipality in the district of Esslingen in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.

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Coat of arms of Altbach
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Location of Altbach within Esslingen district
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Altbach is located in Germany
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Altbach is located in Baden-Württemberg
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Coordinates: 48°43′26″N 9°22′47″E / 48.72389°N 9.37972°E / 48.72389; 9.37972Coordinates: 48°43′26″N 9°22′47″E / 48.72389°N 9.37972°E / 48.72389; 9.37972
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictEsslingen
Government
 • MayorWolfgang Benignus
Area
 • Total3.35 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Elevation
247 m (810 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,967
 • Density1,800/km2 (4,600/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
73774–73776
Dialling codes07153
Vehicle registrationES
Websitewww.altbach.de

GeographyEdit

Altbach is 245–450 meters between Plochingen and Esslingen am Neckar in the Neckar on the southern slope of the Schur forest.

Notable residentsEdit

  • Serdar Tasci, former footballer of VfB Stuttgart, playing for FC Bayern München since January 2016, started his career at SC Altbach
  • Steffen Wagner, Olympic judo contestant, London, 2012; started his judo career at TV Altbach

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.