Ditzingen is a central location in the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg city that borders north-west of Stuttgart. Ditzingen is to Ludwigsburg, Bietigheim-Bissingen, Kornwestheim and Vaihingen the fifth largest town of the district Ludwigsburg and belongs to the central region Stuttgart with the same regional center. The municipality Ditzingen received its charter on April 26, 1966, and is since 1 October 1976 large district.