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Coordinates: 48°29′48″N10°7′12″E / 48.49667°N 10.12000°E / 48.49667; 10.12000 Coordinates: 48°29′48″N10°7′12″E / 48.49667°N 10.12000°E / 48.49667; 10.12000
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Alb-Donau-Kreis
   Mayor Daniel Salemi
  Total75.00 km2 (28.96 sq mi)
458 m (1,503 ft)
 (2017-12-31) [1]
  Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
Dialling codes 07345
Vehicle registration UL

Langenau is a town in the district of Alb-Donau in Baden-Württemberg in Germany. It is situated 14 km northeast of Ulm.

Baden-Württemberg State in Germany

Baden-Württemberg is a state in southwest Germany, east of the Rhine, which forms the border with France. It is Germany’s third-largest state, with an area of 35,751 km2 (13,804 sq mi) and 11 million inhabitants. Baden-Württemberg is a parliamentary republic and partly sovereign, federated state which was formed in 1952 by a merger of the states of Württemberg-Baden, Baden and Württemberg-Hohenzollern. The largest city in Baden-Württemberg is the state capital of Stuttgart, followed by Karlsruhe and Mannheim. Other cities are Freiburg im Breisgau, Heidelberg, Heilbronn, Pforzheim, Reutlingen and Ulm.

Germany Federal parliamentary republic in central-western Europe

Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany, is a country in Central and Western Europe, lying between the Baltic and North Seas to the north, and the Alps, Lake Constance and the High Rhine to the south. It borders Denmark to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria and Switzerland to the south, France to the southwest, and Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands to the west.

Ulm Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Ulm is a city in the federal German state of Baden-Württemberg, situated on the River Danube. The city, whose population is estimated at almost 120,000 (2015), forms an urban district of its own and is the administrative seat of the Alb-Donau district. Founded around 850, Ulm is rich in history and traditions as a former free imperial city. Today, it is an economic centre due to its varied industries, and it is the seat of the University of Ulm. Internationally, Ulm is primarily known for having the church with the tallest steeple in the world, the Gothic minster, and as the birthplace of Albert Einstein.



Langenau is located directly on the Autobahn A7 and near the A8

Autobahn national expressway in Germany

The AutobahnIPA: [ˈʔaʊtoˌba:n](listen), German plural Autobahnen) is the federal controlled-access highway system in Germany. The official German term is Bundesautobahn, which translates as "federal motorway". The literal meaning of the word Bundesautobahn is "Federal Auto(mobile) Track".

Bundesautobahn 7 federal motorway in Germany

Bundesautobahn 7 is the longest German Autobahn and the longest national motorway in Europe at 963 km (598 mi). It bisects the country almost evenly between east and west. In the north, it starts at the border with Denmark as an extension of the Danish part of E45. In the south, the autobahn ends at the Austrian border. This final gap was closed in September 2009.

Bundesautobahn 8 federal motorway in Germany

Bundesautobahn 8 is an autobahn in southern Germany that runs 497 km (309 mi) from the Luxembourg A13 motorway at Schengen via Neunkirchen, Pirmasens, Karlsruhe, Stuttgart, Ulm, Augsburg and Munich to the Austrian West Autobahn near Salzburg.

Public transport is guaranteed by the Donau-Iller-Nahverkehrsverbund (DING). Langenau is connected to the national rail network via the Brenz Railway (Brenzbahn) from Ulm to Aalen.


The Donau-Iller-Nahverkehrsverbund is a regional transport cooperative that coordinates tickets and fares among all transport operators in the area of the city of Ulm and the districts of Alb-Donau, Biberach and Neu-Ulm. It was founded in 1998 and is an public funding body.

Brenz Railway railway line

The Brenz Railway, also called the Brenz Valley Railway (Brenztalbahn), is a single-tracked, non-electrified main line from Aalen to Ulm in southern Germany. It is 72.5 km (45.0 mi) long and, for 27 km (16.8 mi), follows the Brenz River that gives it its name.

Aalen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Aalen is a former Free Imperial City located in the eastern part of the German state of Baden-Württemberg, about 70 kilometres (43 mi) east of Stuttgart and 48 kilometres (30 mi) north of Ulm. It is the seat of the Ostalbkreis district and is its largest town. It is also the largest town in the Ostwürttemberg region. Since 1956, Aalen has had the status of Große Kreisstadt. It is noted for its many half-timbered houses constructed from the 16th century through the 18th century.


International relations

Langenau is twinned with:

Albeck, Carinthia Place in Carinthia, Austria

Albeck is a municipality in the district of Feldkirchen in the Austrian state of Carinthia.

Brand-Erbisdorf Place in Saxony, Germany

Brand-Erbisdorf is a small town in the district of Mittelsachsen, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is situated 5 km south of Freiberg. As of 2017, the town has a population of 9,544.

Bridgend town in Wales

Bridgend is a town in Bridgend County Borough in Wales, 20 miles (32 km) west of the capital Cardiff and 20 miles (32 km) east of Swansea. The river crossed by the original bridge, which gave the town its name, is the River Ogmore, but the River Ewenny also passes to the south of the town.


In Langenau appears the newspaper Südwest-Presse, which includes a weekly local edition "Langenau aktuell" Media Langenau date will appear. [4]


Langenau has three primary schools, a special education school, a Werkrealschule, a Realschule and the Robert Bosch school.

Religious Buildings

The Protestant Martinskirche with Baroque altar comes from the 14th century to 18 century.

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Langenau St. Martin

The also Protestant St. Leonhardskirche, dates back to the 17/18th century. Century.


At Langenau town Wörth is a park with a water wheel, a lake and a playground.


Every year on the last weekend before the summer holidays, the traditional children's festival is held with a parade of schools.

Notable people

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  3. PC-Wahl HTML-Modul, Berninger Software GmbH. "Ergebnis Bürgermeisterwahl 2016 Langenau - Neuwahl". (in German). Retrieved 2016-11-08.
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