Zuffenhausen

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Zuffenhausen
City district of Stuttgart
Coat of arms of Zuffenhausen
Zuffenhausen is located in Germany
Zuffenhausen
Coordinates48°49′N 9°10′E / 48.817°N 9.167°E / 48.817; 9.167Coordinates: 48°49′N 9°10′E / 48.817°N 9.167°E / 48.817; 9.167
Administration
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictUrban district
CityStuttgart
Basic statistics
Population35,568  (31 December 2009)
Other information
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plateS
Postal codes70435, 70437, 70439
Area code0711
 
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Zuffenhausen
City district of Stuttgart
Coat of arms of Zuffenhausen
Zuffenhausen is located in Germany
Zuffenhausen
Coordinates48°49′N 9°10′E / 48.817°N 9.167°E / 48.817; 9.167Coordinates: 48°49′N 9°10′E / 48.817°N 9.167°E / 48.817; 9.167
Administration
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictUrban district
CityStuttgart
Basic statistics
Population35,568  (31 December 2009)
Other information
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plateS
Postal codes70435, 70437, 70439
Area code0711

Zuffenhausen is an urban district (Stadtbezirk) in the northern suburbs of Stuttgart, the capital of the German state of Baden-Württemberg. It consists mainly of the formerly independent city of Zuffenhausen. The Zuffenhausen district has an area of 1,200 hectares and 35,568 inhabitants (2009).

The oldest surviving mention of Zuffenhausen is by Pope Innocent III on 18 May 1204. Zuffenhausen was proclaimed a city in 1907. Its income was badly affected by the Great Depression and it agreed to being incorporated into Stuttgart on 1 April 1931.

Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen station is on the Franconia Railway and is served by lines S4, S5 and S6 of the Stuttgart S-Bahn. The headquarters of Porsche and the Porsche Museum are located in Zuffenhausen. Stuttgart Neuwirtshaus (Porscheplatz) station is nearby and is served by lines S6.

Zuffenhausen is also a kennel name used by UK Dobermann enthusiasts.

Twin towns

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