🇩🇪 Schwäbisch Hall, or Hall for short, is a city in the German state of Baden-Württemberg and capital of the district of Schwäbisch Hall. The city is located in the valley of the Kocher river in the north-eastern part of Baden-Württemberg.
Economy Schwäbisch Hall is the most important regional economic hub between Frankfurt, Stuttgart and Nuremberg. Formerly, salt was important to Schwäbisch Hall, but today the economy is shaped by a group of medium-sized companies, focusing mainly on trade and services sectors. A number of businesses dealing in property finance, solar energy and telecommunications sectors also have their headquarters in Schwäbisch Hall. Notable companies are Bausparkasse Schwäbisch Hall AG, a housing credit company, founded in 1944 and RECARO Aircraft Seating, an aircraft seats manufacturer.
Annually, there are up to 600 overnight stays in Schwäbisch Hall hotels by Goethe-Institut students.
Schwäbisch Hall has a population of over 37,410 people. Schwäbisch Hall also forms the centre of the wider Schwäbisch Hall district which has a population of over 197,860 people.
Twin Towns – Sister Cities Schwäbisch Hall is twinned with: 🇫🇷 Épinal, France; 🏴 Loughborough, England, United Kingdom; 🇫🇮 Lappeenranta, Finland; 🇩🇪 Neustrelitz, Germany; 🇵🇱 Zamość, Poland; 🇹🇷 Balıkesir, Turkey.