Rechberghausen is a town in the district of Göppingen in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.

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Coat of arms of Rechberghausen
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Location of Rechberghausen within Göppingen district
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Rechberghausen is located in Germany
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Rechberghausen is located in Baden-Württemberg
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Rechberghausen
Coordinates: 48°43′50″N 9°38′23″E / 48.73056°N 9.63972°E / 48.73056; 9.63972Coordinates: 48°43′50″N 9°38′23″E / 48.73056°N 9.63972°E / 48.73056; 9.63972
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictGöppingen
Government
 • MayorClaudia Dörner
Area
 • Total6.40 km2 (2.47 sq mi)
Elevation
339 m (1,112 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,426
 • Density850/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
73098
Dialling codes07161
Vehicle registrationGP
Websitewww.rechberghausen.de
Rechberghausen

GeographyEdit

Geographical locationEdit

The community lies in on the foothills of the central Swabian Jura and on the edge of the eastern Schurwald. The height is 320 to 400 metres (1,000 to 1,300 ft) DE-NN.[clarification needed]

Neighbouring communitiesEdit

In the northwest the municipality borders to Börtlingen, in the northeast to Birenbach. Eastern and south-eastern neighbour is the county seat Göppingen, with its Bartenbach district, the western neighbour is the community Wangen (Göppingen). All are located in the district of Göppingen.

HistoryEdit

The place was first mentioned in 1245. He was then the Dukes of Teck after the local castle had previously probably heard the Lords of Rechberghausen.

ReligionsEdit

Till the seventies of the 20th century, the Catholics had a great majority. Today there is a very active evangelical community. The Catholic Church Mariä Himmelfahrt was consecrated in 1912, the evangelic Jesus Christus Kirche in 1961.

InhabitantsEdit

The development between 1837 and 2010.

Date Inhabitants
1837 737
1907 1.335
17. May 1939 1.726
13. September 1950 2.514
27. May 1970 4.629
31. December 1983 4.916
31. December 2000 5.490
31. December 2005 5.532
31. December 2010 5.366

Source: Statistical Office Stuttgart


MayorEdit

Mayor was from December1, 1977 to June 30, 2015 Reiner Johannes Ruf. Since July 1, 2015 Claudia Dörner is the new mayor in Rechberghausen.

ReferencesEdit

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