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Mannheim
View of Mannheim's Centre

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Mannheim   is located in Germany
Mannheim
Mannheim
Coordinates: 49°29′20″N 8°28′9″E / 49.48889°N 8.46917°E / 49.48889; 8.46917Coordinates: 49°29′20″N 8°28′9″E / 49.48889°N 8.46917°E / 49.48889; 8.46917
Kintra Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Karlsruhe
Destrict urban destrict
Government
 • Laird Mayor Peter Kurz (SPD)
Area
 • Total 144.96 km2 (55.97 sq mi)
Elevation 97 m (318 ft)
Population (2011-12-31)[1]
 • Total 314,931
 • Density 2,200/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 68001–68309
Diallin codes 0621
Vehicle registration MA
Website www.mannheim.de
Wasserturm (water tower), Mannheim's landmark
Mannheim on the Rhine and Neckar rivers
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Mannheim on the Rhine and Neckar rivers


Aboot this soond Mannheim  is a ceety in soothwastren Germany. Wi aboot 315,000 inhabitants, Mannheim is the seicont-lairgest ceety in the Bundesland o Baden-Württemberg, follaein the caipital ceety o Stuttgart.

Mannheim is locatit at the confluence o the River Rhine an the River Neckar in the northwastren corner o Baden-Württemberg. The Rhine separates Mannheim frae the ceety o Ludwigshafen, juist tae the wast o it in Rhineland-Palatinate. The border o Baden-Württemberg wi the Bundesland o Hesse is juist north o Mannheim, an Mannheim is juist dounstream alang the Neckar frae the ceety o Heidelberg. Mannheim is the lairgest ceety o the Rhine-Neckar aurie, a metropolitan aurie wi aboot 2.4 million inhabitants.

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  1. "Bevölkerung und Erwerbstätigkeit". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). 9 October 2012. 
  2. "Swansea - Wales :Mannheim.de". Mannheim City website. Mannheim City. 2010. Retrieved 1 March 2011. 

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