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Where is Erlangen

Erlangen is a city in the state of Bavaria, located in southern Germany. It is situated about 20 kilometers (12 miles) north of Nuremberg. Erlangen is known for its strong connection to academia and industry, particularly in the fields of technology and medicine.

The city is home to the Friedrich-Alexander University (FAU), one of the oldest universities in Bavaria. Erlangen has a well-planned layout and is recognized for its parks, historic architecture, and cultural events. The presence of various research institutions and high-tech companies contributes to Erlangen's reputation as a center for innovation and education in the region.

Erlangen Location Map, Germany

Admin. regionMiddle Franconia
DistrictUrban district
Coordinates49°35′N 11°1′E
Area76.95 km2 (29.71 sq mi)
Elevation279 m (915 ft)
Population 116,562
Density1,500/km2 (3,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes91052, 91054, 91056, 91058
Dialling codes09131,0911 (district Hüttendorf), 09132 (district Neuses), 09135 (district Dechsendorf)
Vehicle registrationER