Ulm

city in Baden-Württemberg

Ulm is a city in Germany, in the state of Baden-Württemberg. It was started in about 850 AD.

Ulm
Ulm with the Ulm Minster
Ulm with the Ulm Minster
Coat of arms of Ulm
Coat of arms
Location of Ulm
Ulm is located in Germany
Ulm
Ulm
Ulm is located in Baden-Württemberg
Ulm
Ulm
Coordinates: 48°24′N 09°59′E / 48.400°N 9.983°E / 48.400; 9.983Coordinates: 48°24′N 09°59′E / 48.400°N 9.983°E / 48.400; 9.983
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionTübingen
DistrictStadtkreis
Subdivisions18 Stadtteile
Government
 • Lord mayorGunter Czisch (CDU)
Area
 • Total118.69 km2 (45.83 sq mi)
Elevation
478 m (1,568 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total122,636
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
89073–89081
Dialling codes0731, 07304,
07305, 07346
Vehicle registrationUL
Websitewww.ulm.de

It is on the left side of the river Danube. Across the river on the right side is Neu-Ulm in Bavaria. Together they have more than 170,000 inhabitants. Ulm alone has about 120,000 inhabitants.

The university of Ulm was started in 1967. It has about 7000 students.

The world's highest church tower is the Ulmer Münster (161,5m) in Ulm. Also, Ulm has the oldest city theatre in Germany. Albert Einstein was born in Ulm.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Gemeinden in Deutschland nach Fläche, Bevölkerung und Postleitzahl am 30.09.2016". Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 2016.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Ulm at Wikimedia Commons