Brackenheim provides a good economic structure and infrastructure with a diversified labour market and a high-quality way of life for its inhabitants. Brackenheim with its villages Botenheim, Dürrenzimmern, Haberschlacht, Hausen an der Zaber, Meimsheim, Neipperg und Stockheim is the fifth largest community in the district of Heilbronn and it is the central point of the Zabergäu which has 37,000 inhabitants altogether. Brackenheim itself has over 15,000 inhabitants. Viticulture is characteristic for Brackenheim. The vine variety covers an acreage of 825 hectares and so Brackenheim is the largest viticultural town of Württemberg, the largest red wine-growing town in Germany and the largest Lemberger-growing town of the world. Many visitors come to Brackenheim which is famous for the first president of the Federal Republic of Germany Theodor Heuss who was born on 31st January 1884 in Brackenheim.
Just industrial real estates are not enough for the industrial settlement and promotion. Brackenheim also has the right soft facts which are necessary for a high quality of life and work. In detail:
Following, you find some economic data of Brackenheim. Detailed data can be found on the homepage of the Statistisches Landesamt.
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Brackenheim is situated in the Southern district of Heilbronn and borders on the district of Ludwigsburg and on the Stuttgart region.
Easily reachable via L1103 Brackenheim-Güglingen, access to B27, leading to motorway connection Ilsfeld or Mundelsheim (A81) Stuttgart-Heilbronn-Würzburg and Untereisesheim at Heilbronn or Sinsheim-Steinsfurt (A6) Mannheim-Nürnberg. Stuttgart, Karlsruhe and Mannheim can be reached within less than one hour.
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Good bus connections between the communities are available.
The nearest stations which are provided by the main lines Stuttgart-Heilbronn-Heidelberg and Würzburg are in Lauffen and Kirchheim.
Schwaigern, Stetten and Gemmingen are served by city-railway S4 and S41 Heilbronn-Karlsruhe.
The Neckar-waterway can be reached via the jetty in Lauffen and via the harbour in Heilbronn.