Dahlem, North Rhine-Westphalia

Dahlem is a municipality in the district of Euskirchen. It has the lowest population density and population of all municipalities of in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located in the Eifel hills, approx. 35 km south-west of Euskirchen. The small medieval town Kronenburg is part of the municipality.

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Coat of arms of Dahlem
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Location of Dahlem within Euskirchen district
Euskirchen (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaRhein-Sieg-KreisRhein-Erft-KreisDüren (district)Rhineland-PalatinateAachen (district)BelgiumBlankenheimEuskirchenSchleidenBad MünstereifelWeilerswistHellenthalNettersheimMechernichZülpichKallDahlemDahlem in EU.svg
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Dahlem is located in Germany
Dahlem
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Dahlem is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Dahlem
Dahlem
Coordinates: 50°22′59″N 06°32′59″E / 50.38306°N 6.54972°E / 50.38306; 6.54972Coordinates: 50°22′59″N 06°32′59″E / 50.38306°N 6.54972°E / 50.38306; 6.54972
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictEuskirchen
Government
 • MayorReinhold Müller (CDU)
Area
 • Total95.18 km2 (36.75 sq mi)
Elevation
539 m (1,768 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,215
 • Density44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
53949
Dialling codes02447
Vehicle registrationEU
Websitewww.dahlem.de

GeographyEdit

Dahlem is located in the northern Eifel region in the High Fens – Eifel Nature Park between Blankenheim in the Northeast and Stadtkyll the southwest. The Kyll flows through the region from the Glaadtbach. The Heidenköpfe lie in the Ripsdorfer forest to the east.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2019" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 17 June 2020.