Owingen

Owingen is a town in the district of Bodensee in Baden-Württemberg in Germany. It is located six kilometers (3 miles) north of Überlingen and consists of the villages Owingen, Billafingen, Hohenbodman, and Taisersdorf. On July 1st, 2002, Two planes collided near Taiserdorf. The DHL Cargo 757 crashed in a forest near the small German town.

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Coat of arms of Owingen
Coat of arms
Location of Owingen within Bodenseekreis district
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Owingen is located in Germany
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Owingen is located in Baden-Württemberg
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Coordinates: 47°48′30″N 9°10′15″E / 47.80833°N 9.17083°E / 47.80833; 9.17083Coordinates: 47°48′30″N 9°10′15″E / 47.80833°N 9.17083°E / 47.80833; 9.17083
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionTübingen
DistrictBodenseekreis
Subdivisions4 (Owingen, Billafingen, Hohenbodman, Taisersdorf)
Government
 • MayorHenrik Wengert
Area
 • Total36.73 km2 (14.18 sq mi)
Elevation
535 m (1,755 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,489
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
88696
Dialling codes07551
Vehicle registrationFN
Websitewww.owingen.de
St. Peter and Paul church

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2019". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). September 2020.