Obersulm is a municipality in the district of Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, formed in the 1970s as a merger of the formerly independent municipalities Affaltrach, Eichelberg, Eschenau, Sülzbach, Weiler, and Willsbach. It is situated 12 km east of Heilbronn. Its name refers to its geographical location in the upper ("Ober-") valley of the small river Sulm.

Obersulm
Town hall in Obersulm-Affaltrach
Town hall in Obersulm-Affaltrach
Coat of arms of Obersulm
Coat of arms
Location of Obersulm within Heilbronn district
Obersulm in HN.png
Obersulm is located in Germany
Obersulm
Obersulm
Obersulm is located in Baden-Württemberg
Obersulm
Obersulm
Coordinates: 49°8′N 9°23′E / 49.133°N 9.383°E / 49.133; 9.383Coordinates: 49°8′N 9°23′E / 49.133°N 9.383°E / 49.133; 9.383
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictHeilbronn
Subdivisions6
Government
 • MayorTilman Schmidt
Area
 • Total31.07 km2 (12.00 sq mi)
Elevation
203 m (666 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total13,914
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
74182
Dialling codes07130 und 07134
Vehicle registrationHN
Websitewww.obersulm.de

The nineteenth-century synagogue has been restored.[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.alemannia-judaica.de/affaltrach_synagoge.htm