Sulzbach is a town and a municipality in the district of Saarbrücken, in Saarland, Germany with a population of 16,215 (as of Dec 2015).[2] It is situated approximately 10 km (6 mi) northeast of Saarbrücken.

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Coat of arms of Sulzbach
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Location of Sulzbach within Saarbrücken district
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Sulzbach is located in Germany
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Sulzbach is located in Saarland
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Coordinates: 49°17′N 7°4′E / 49.283°N 7.067°E / 49.283; 7.067Coordinates: 49°17′N 7°4′E / 49.283°N 7.067°E / 49.283; 7.067
CountryGermany
StateSaarland
DistrictSaarbrücken
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorMichael Adam (CDU)
Area
 • Total16.12 km2 (6.22 sq mi)
Elevation
331 m (1,086 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total16,468
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
66272–66280
Dialling codes06897
Vehicle registrationSB
Websitewww.stadt-sulzbach.de

Following reforms of the regional government in 1974, Schnappach, previously part of St. Ingbert, was incorporated by Sulzbach.[3]

Economy and InfrastructureEdit

Major employers include Knappschaftskrankenhaus Sulzbach,[4] as well as HYDAC group.[5]

Sulzbach (Saar) station is located on the Bingen (Rhein)–Saarbrücken railway.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Saarland.de – Amtliche Einwohnerzahlen Stand 31.12.2018" (PDF). Statistisches Amt des Saarlandes (in German). June 2019.
  2. ^ "Saarland.de - Amtliche Einwohnerzahlen" (PDF).
  3. ^ Bundesamt., Germany (West). Statistisches (1983-01-01). Historisches Gemeindeverzeichnis für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland : Namens-, Grenz- und Schlüsselnummernänderungen bei Gemeinden, Kreisen und Regierungsbezirken vom 27.5.1970 bis 31.12.1982. Kohlhammer. ISBN 3170032631. OCLC 10562096.
  4. ^ user01. "Über uns". kk-sulzbach.de (in German). Retrieved 2017-04-05.
  5. ^ "SR.de: Unternehmensporträt Hydac: Eine Erfolgsgeschichte". 2016-06-01. Archived from the original on 2016-06-01. Retrieved 2017-04-05. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)