Ebersbach is a town in the district of Göppingen in Baden-Württemberg, in southern Germany. It is located on the river Fils, 10 km west of Göppingen, and 26 km east of Stuttgart. Stuttgart is a hub of industrial activity and is surrounded by dozens of smaller towns and cities. Ebersbach (Fils) station is on the Fils Valley Railway, which connects Stuttgart and Ulm.

Ebersbach an der Fils
Coat of arms of Ebersbach an der Fils
Coat of arms
Location of Ebersbach an der Fils within Göppingen district
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Ebersbach an der Fils is located in Germany
Ebersbach an der Fils
Ebersbach an der Fils
Ebersbach an der Fils is located in Baden-Württemberg
Ebersbach an der Fils
Ebersbach an der Fils
Coordinates: 48°42′53″N 9°31′25″E / 48.71472°N 9.52361°E / 48.71472; 9.52361Coordinates: 48°42′53″N 9°31′25″E / 48.71472°N 9.52361°E / 48.71472; 9.52361
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictGöppingen
Government
 • MayorEberhard Keller (SPD)
Area
 • Total26.27 km2 (10.14 sq mi)
Elevation
292 m (958 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total15,535
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
73061
Dialling codes07163
Vehicle registrationGP
Websitewww.ebersbach.de

The name Ebersbach means boar creek.

DemographicsEdit

Number of inhabitants between 1837 and 2010.

Date Inhabitants
1837 2.738
1907 4.137
17. May 1939 5.711
13. September 1950 8.738
27. May 1970 13.789
31. December 1983 14.135
31. December 2005 15.729
31. December 2010 15.291

Local councilEdit

The elections in May 2014 showed the following results.[2]

  • Free voters: 34.73% = 9 seats
  • SPD= 29.30%: 7 seats
  • CDU= 26.18%: 7 seats
  • The Greens= 9.78%: 2 seats

Total: 25 seats

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

ReferencesEdit

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