Offenbach am Main

city in Hesse, Germany

Offenbach is a city in the German state of Hesse. It is on the river Main near Frankfurt am Main. The city has about 120,000 people. The Deutscher Wetterdienst (German weather service) is in Offenbach.

Offenbach
Satellite view of Offenbach.
Satellite view of Offenbach.
Flag of Offenbach
Coat of arms of Offenbach
Location of Offenbach
Offenbach is located in Germany
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Offenbach
Offenbach is located in Hesse
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Offenbach
Coordinates: 50°6′0″N 8°48′0″E / 50.10000°N 8.80000°E / 50.10000; 8.80000Coordinates: 50°6′0″N 8°48′0″E / 50.10000°N 8.80000°E / 50.10000; 8.80000
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DistrictUrban district
Government
 • MayorFelix Schwenke (SPD)
Area
 • Total44.90 km2 (17.34 sq mi)
Elevation
98 m (322 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total124,589
 • Density2,800/km2 (7,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
63001 - 63075
Dialling codes069
Vehicle registrationOF
Websitewww.offenbach.de

EconomyEdit

Until the early 1970s the economy of Offenbach was mainly the machine-building and leather industries. The city is the home of the German Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies until today.

Twinned citiesEdit

Offenbach has the following twin cities:

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). January 2018.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Offenbach, Main at Wikimedia Commons