The town of Senden is the second-largest town of the district of Neu-Ulm in Bavaria and is located at the border to Baden-Württemberg. The town belongs to the Donau-Iller-Nahverkehrsverbund. Senden's neighbours are Neu-Ulm in the north, Weißenhorn in the east, Vöhringen in the south and Illerkirchberg in the west.

Senden
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Senden
Coat of arms
Location of Senden within Neu-Ulm district
Senden in NU.svg
Senden is located in Germany
Senden
Senden
Senden is located in Bavaria
Senden
Senden
Coordinates: 48°19′N 10°04′E / 48.317°N 10.067°E / 48.317; 10.067Coordinates: 48°19′N 10°04′E / 48.317°N 10.067°E / 48.317; 10.067
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionSchwaben
DistrictNeu-Ulm
Government
 • MayorRaphael Bögge (CSU)
Area
 • Total25.17 km2 (9.72 sq mi)
Elevation
486 m (1,594 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total22,336
 • Density890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
89250
Dialling codes07307, 07309 (Witzighausen)
Vehicle registrationNU
Websitewww.stadt-senden.de

Town partsEdit

The town parts are Aufheim, Ay, Freudenegg, Hittistetten, Witzighausen and Wullenstetten

PoliticsEdit

The Senden town council consists since the election of 2014 of:

Economics and infrastructureEdit

TrafficEdit

Senden lies at the Bundesstraße 28 and at the train line Ulm-Oberstdorf (Illertalbahn).

CompaniesEdit

  • Möbel Inhofer

EducationEdit

SchoolsEdit

Elementary- and Main schoolsEdit

  • Elementary school Senden (Bürgermeister-Engelhart-Schule)
  • Elementary school Aufheim
  • Elementary school Ay
  • Elementary school Wullenstetten[2]
  • Main school Senden (Rektor-Werner-Ziegler-Schule)[3]

Vocational- and technical highschoolsEdit

  • Urban economics school Senden[4]

Special schoolsEdit

  • Lindenhof-school Senden, private promotion center for mental development[5]

Spare time- and sports centresEdit

  • Ice skating rink
  • public lake- and indoor swimming pool
  • several bathing lakes
  • City park with Minigolf

International relationsEdit

CultureEdit

Urban cultural events take mainly place in the 2002 opened "Bürgerhaus".

Music associationsEdit

  • "Dorfmusikanten Aufheim" (village musicians of Aufheim) with their youth band "WITA"[6]
  • "Musikvereinigung Senden-Ay-Oberkirchberg" (united musicians of Senden-Ay-Oberkirchberg) www.musikvereinigung.net
  • "Harmonia Wullenstetten" (harmony of Wullenstetten)[7]

Singing associationsEdit

  • Choir unity "Concordia" Ay[8]
  • Choir unity "Frohsinn" Aufheim
  • Choir unity "Sängertreu" Senden
  • Choir unity Witzighausen-Hittistetten
  • Church choir Senden (protestantic)
  • Church choir Senden (catholic)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ [2]
  4. ^ [3]
  5. ^ [4]
  6. ^ www.aufheim.de
  7. ^ www.mv-wullenstetten.de
  8. ^ www.concordia-ay.de

External linksEdit