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Friedrichshafen

city in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Frierichshafen is a city in Germany. It is at the north shore of the Lake of Constance. It is the second largest city at the lakeside, after Konstanz. About 58.000 people live there. The city is famous for having one of the first Zeppelins.

Friedrichshafen
Coat of arms of Friedrichshafen
Coat of arms
Location of Friedrichshafen within Bodenseekreis district
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Friedrichshafen is located in Germany
Friedrichshafen
Friedrichshafen
Friedrichshafen is located in Baden-Württemberg
Friedrichshafen
Friedrichshafen
Coordinates: 47°39′N 9°29′E / 47.650°N 9.483°E / 47.650; 9.483Coordinates: 47°39′N 9°29′E / 47.650°N 9.483°E / 47.650; 9.483
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionTübingen
DistrictBodenseekreis
Government
 • Lord MayorJosef Büchelmeier (SPD)
Area
 • Total69.93 km2 (27.00 sq mi)
Elevation
400 m (1,300 ft)
Population
 (2005-12-31)
 • Total58,068
 • Density830/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
88045 – 88048
Dialling codes07541, 07544
Vehicle registrationFN
Websitewww.friedrichshafen.de


  1. http://www.statistik.baden-wuerttemberg.de/BevoelkGebiet/Bevoelkerung/01515020.tab?R=GS435016.
  2. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.