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Ulm with the Ulm Minster
Ulm with the Ulm Minster
Coat of arms of Ulm
Map of Germany, Position of Ulm highlighted
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Urban district
City subdivisions 18 Stadtteile
Lord Mayor Gunter Czisch (CDU)
Basic statistics
Area 118.69 km2 (45.83 sq mi)
Elevation 478 m  (1568 ft)
Population 120,925  (31 December 2006)
 - Density 1,019 /km2 (2,639 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate UL
Postal codes 89073–89081
Area codes 0731, 07304,
07305, 07346

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

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.


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