Weil am Rhein

municipality in Germany

Weil am Rhein (Alemannic German: Wiil am Rhii) is an German town of the district Lörrach in the state of Baden-Württemberg. It is on the east bank of the river Rhine. It is close to where the Swiss, French and German borders meet.

Weil am Rhein
Townhall and market place of Weil am Rhein
Townhall and market place of Weil am Rhein
Coat of arms of Weil am Rhein
Coat of arms
Location of Weil am Rhein within Lörrach district
Weil am Rhein in LÖ.svg
Weil am Rhein is located in Germany
Weil am Rhein
Weil am Rhein
Weil am Rhein is located in Baden-Württemberg
Weil am Rhein
Weil am Rhein
Coordinates: 47°35′41″N 7°36′39″E / 47.59472°N 7.61083°E / 47.59472; 7.61083Coordinates: 47°35′41″N 7°36′39″E / 47.59472°N 7.61083°E / 47.59472; 7.61083
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictLörrach
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorWolfgang Dietz (CDU)
Area
 • Total19.47 km2 (7.52 sq mi)
Elevation
281 m (922 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total30,030
 • Density1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
79546-79576
Dialling codes07621
Vehicle registration
Websiteweil-am-rhein.de

ReferencesEdit

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

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Weil am Rhein at Wikimedia Commons