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Owen (Teck)

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Owen (Teck)


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Coordinates: 48°35′18″N 9°27′5″E / 48.58833°N 9.45139°E / 48.58833; 9.45139Coordinates: 48°35′18″N 9°27′5″E / 48.58833°N 9.45139°E / 48.58833; 9.45139

Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Stuttgart
District Template:Link if exists
 • Mayor Verena Grötzinger
 • Total 9.70 km2 (3.75 sq mi)
Elevation 391 m (1,283 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,406
 • Density 350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 73277
Dialling codes 07021
Vehicle registration ES

Owen (German pronunciation: [ˈaʊ.ən], see below) is a town in the district of Esslingen in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.


It is located 29 km southeast of Stuttgart and 7 km south of Kirchheim unter Teck.


The name's pronunciation contradicts ordinary German orthographic rules and is more similar to English standard pronunciation. The name derives from the old word "Aue", meaning floodplain, and kept its ancient pronunciation.


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