Bad Breisig

Bad Breisig (German: [baːt ˈbʁaɪziç] (About this soundlisten)) is a town in the district of Ahrweiler, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the Rhine, approx. 15 km south-east of Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler.

Bad Breisig
View of Bad Breisig
View of Bad Breisig
Coat of arms of Bad Breisig
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Location of Bad Breisig within Ahrweiler district
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Bad Breisig is located in Germany
Bad Breisig
Bad Breisig
Bad Breisig is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Bad Breisig
Bad Breisig
Coordinates: 50°30′33″N 7°17′47″E / 50.50917°N 7.29639°E / 50.50917; 7.29639Coordinates: 50°30′33″N 7°17′47″E / 50.50917°N 7.29639°E / 50.50917; 7.29639
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictAhrweiler
Municipal assoc.Bad Breisig
Government
 • MayorUdo Heuser
Area
 • Total19.94 km2 (7.70 sq mi)
Elevation
70 m (230 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,531
 • Density480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
53498
Dialling codes02633; 02642
Vehicle registrationAW
Websitewww.bad-breisig.de
Saint Charles Borromeo chapel

Bad Breisig is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Bad Breisig.

PersonalitiesEdit

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

  • Beate Berger (1886-1940), director of the Jewish children's home Beith Ahawah in Berlin and Haifa

People connected with Bad BreisigEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2019, Kreise, Gemeinden, Verbandsgemeinden". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2020.