Facts and Figures

 

Mayor:

Thomas Nowitzki (since 1st April 2003)

     

Local councillors:    

24

 
     

Districts:

Flehingen and Großvillars

 
     

Population: as of Mai 2009 
(statistical data from the state of Baden-Württemberg)

 

* Oberderdingen

5,703

 

* District of Flehingen

3.684

 

* District of Großvillars

955

 

* Total:

10.342

 
     

Postcode:

75038

 

 

 

 

Telephone code :

   

Oberderdingen and Großvillars

7045

 

For Flehingen

7258

 
     

Municipal rates of taxation:

   

Trade tax

330 percent

 

Property tax A (agricultural and forestry operations)

300 percent

 

Property tax B (land)

310 percent

 
     

Area:

   

* Oberderdingen and Großvillars

1956 hectares

 

* Flehingen

1401 hectares

 

* Total district area

3357 hectares

Of which approx.

     

* Forest

 

890 hectares

* Vineyards

 

129 hectares

* Meadows, including tree meadows

 

360 hectares

* Farmland

 

1320 hectares

* Buildings, roads, streets, water, fallow

658 hectares

     

Winegrowing area:

 

125 hectares

     

Location:

   

Oberderdingen lies 35 km east of Karlsruhe. Within the Regionalverband Mittlerer Oberrhein, the municipality is allocated to the central area of Bretten. It is on the border between Stromberg and Kraichgau. Significant parts of the district belong to the Stromberg-Heuchelberg Nature Park.

 
     

Distance from:

   

* Karlsruhe

35 km

 

* Stuttgart

55 km

 

* Heilbronn

40 km

 

* Pforzheim

27 km

 
     

Information about Heights:

   

* Kupferhalde

304 m

 

* Oberderdingen Church

194 m

 

* Unterderdingen Church

184 m

 

* Flehingen (St. Martin) Church

175 m

 

* Sickingen Church

172 m

 

* Großvillars Church

230 m

 

* Highest point of the district: on the Rotenberg

337 m

 

* Lowest point of the district: at the sewage treatment works

154 m

 
     
     

Climate:

(long-term average values)

     

Temperatures

in °C

Precipitation in mm

* January

0.6

50

* February

1.6

42

* March

4.8

51

* April

8.7

61

* May

13.2

65

* June

16.4

81

* July

17.9

76

* August

17.1

75

* September

13.8

71

* October

8.9

61

* November

4.8

51

* December

1.4

62

     

* Annual average

9.1 °C

 

* Annual amount

 

746 mm

     

Integral Characteristics of Oberderdingen:

   
     

* Exquisite landscape in Kraichgau-Stromberg

 

* Traditional viniculture (120 hectares of vineyard) in private vineyards and the Weingärtnergenossenschaft (cooperative cellar)

* Taverns selling home-grown wine (Besenwirtschaft)

   

* Numerous hiking and cycle paths

 

* Historic town centre and Amthof

 

* Candlemas – Derdinger National Bank Holiday (2nd February)

 

* Vinothek und Infothek in der Schafscheuer (wine merchant and information centre)

 

* Individual excursion organisation by the Infothek: guided tour through the historic heart of the town, through the vineyards...

* Museum and Galery at Aschingerhaus

 

* Oberderdingen Rose Garden

   

* Outstanding infrastructure

 

* Extensive cultural life with active social clubs

 

* Easy to reach using the S4 Karlsruhe-Heilbronn commuter railway line (S-Bahn)