Data and facts

  • Highest point (Monte Scherbelino): 117.25 m above m.s.I.
  • Lowest point: 87.30 m above m.s.I.
     
  • Size of the municipal area:
    Frankenthal-City: 1,425.42 ha
    Frankenthal-Eppstein: 719.26 ha
    Frankenthal-Flomersheim: 481.64 ha
    Frankenthal-Mörsch: 1,327.10 ha
    Frankenthal-Studernheim: 422.55 ha
     
  • Land utilization:
    Total area total: 43.76 km²

    from which
    Farming area: 60.2 %
    Wooded area: 1.9 %
    Expanse of water: 2.1 %
    Settlement and trtaffic area: 35.4 %
    Other areas: 0.4 %

  • Number of inhabitants (31.12.2013)
    which principal domicile: 47,310

    from which
    male:  23,019
    female: 24,291
    City centre: 37,163

    including  the four suburbs
    Eppstein:           2,593
    Flomersheim:    2,735
    Mörsch:             3,093
    Studernheim:    1,726 

  • Employees at the place of work subject to social insurance (30.06.2010)
    Employees altogether: 15,549 

    from which
    84 in agriculture and forestry
    6,983 in the manufacturing business 
    3,162 in commerce, transport, catering trade
    5,320 other services 

  • Companies, employees and turnover of the processing business (2010), companies with more than 20 employees
    number: 27
    Employees: 5,536
    Total turnover: 980,255 Euro/ in 1,000 Euro 

  • Housing stock (31.12.2010)
    residential buildings: 8,716
    Flats:                       23,168 
     
  • Tourism (2011)
    Companies: 8
    Beds: 646
    Guests: 41,148
    Overnight stays: 78,004
    Average duration of stay in days: 1,9 
     
  • Municipal budget (target figure 2015) according to the decision of the town council:

    Profit and loss budget
    Returns:             106,817.880 Euro
    Expenditure:       120,457.980 Euro    

    Financial budget
    Regular deposits:                                                104,734.110 Euro
    Deposits from investment activity:                          7,839.700 Euro 
    Deposits from financing activity:                           22,014.070 Euro
    Total amount of deposits:                                   134,587.880 Euro


    Regular disbursements:                                       113,658.650 Euro
    Disbursements from investment activity:               17,964.400 Euro
    Disbursements from financing activity:                    2,964.830 Euro
    Total amount of disbursements:                          134,587.880 Euro

  • Taxes
    Property tax A: 330 fm 100 
    Property tax B: 410 fm 100 
    Trade tax:        410 fm 100
     
  • Unemployment rate (09/2015)
    2,119 persons, 5,6 % 
     
  • Purchasing power (2009)
    in €/per inhabitant year: 19,330
    Purchasing power index (Basis 100): 102,0