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Centre of the town
Centre of the town
Coat of arms of Radolfzell
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Freiburg
District Konstanz
Mayor Jörg Schmidt (SPD)
Basic statistics
Area 58.58 km2 (22.62 sq mi)
Elevation 398 m  (1306 ft)
Population 30,092  (1 January 2004)
 - Density 514 /km2 (1,330 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate KN
Postal codes 78301-78315
Area code 07732
Location of Radolfzell within Konstanz district

Radolfzell am Bodensee is a town in Germany at the western end of Lake Constance approximately 18 km northwest of Konstanz. It is the third largest town, after Constance and Singen, in the district of Konstanz, in Baden-Württemberg.

Radolfzell is a well known health care city (Mettnau) and an important railway junction of the Upper Rhine Railway and the Hegau-Ablach Valley Railway (leading to the Bodenseegürtel Railway). In 1990 Radolfzell was named the Federal Environment Capital City of Germany.

Neighbour cities

Following cities and municipalities border on the city Radolfzell at the Bodensee. They are called in the clockwise direction beginning in the southwest: Moos (at the Bodensee), Singen (Hohentwiel), Steisslingen, Orsingen, Nenzingen(all district Konstanz).

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