Wiesbaden is the regional capital of Hesse and has around 280,000 inhabitants, making it the second largest city in the state. The spa town is one of the oldest health resorts in Europe, and almost 15 thermal and mineral springs provide ample opportunities to unwind. Wiesbaden's spas contribute to the high quality of life found there.
In addition, the region functions as a vibrant service center with a focus on sustainable industry. To cater for demands, the city is home to a broad range of sectors that include the processing, high-tech, and IT industries, as well as a multitude of service providers that decisively shape the city's reputation as a significant service location. Alongside well-known major companies, a large number of small and medium-sized businesses are also located in Wiesbaden.