Saarlouis

city in the Saarland, Germany

Saarlouis is a town in the Saarland, Germany. It has 38,400 inhabitants and is on the Saar. From 1936 to 1945 it was called Saarlautern. Ford Motor Company has a plant here; it produces the Focus, C-Max and Kuga.

Saarlouis
The Ludwigskirche (Saint Louis Church)
The Ludwigskirche (Saint Louis Church)
Flag of Saarlouis
Coat of arms of Saarlouis
Location of Saarlouis within Saarlouis district
Saarlouis in SLS.svg
Saarlouis is located in Germany
Saarlouis
Saarlouis
Saarlouis is located in Saarland
Saarlouis
Saarlouis
Coordinates: 49°19′0″N 6°45′0″E / 49.31667°N 6.75000°E / 49.31667; 6.75000Coordinates: 49°19′0″N 6°45′0″E / 49.31667°N 6.75000°E / 49.31667; 6.75000
CountryGermany
StateSaarland
DistrictSaarlouis
Subdivisions8
Government
 • MayorRoland Henz (SPD)
Area
 • Total43.27 km2 (16.71 sq mi)
Elevation
181 m (594 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total34,849
 • Density810/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
66740
Dialling codes06831
Vehicle registrationSLS
Websitewww.saarlouis.de

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Fläche und Bevölkerung - Stand: 31.12.2016 (Basis Zensus 2011)" (PDF). Statistisches Amt des Saarlandes (in German). January 2018.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Saarlouis at Wikimedia Commons