Dieterode is a community in thüringan district Eichsfeld. She belongs to the municipal association Ershausen/Geismar.

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Coat of arms of Dieterode
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Location of Dieterode within Eichsfeld district
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Dieterode is located in Germany
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Dieterode is located in Thuringia
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Coordinates: 51°17′51″N 10°6′6″E / 51.29750°N 10.10167°E / 51.29750; 10.10167Coordinates: 51°17′51″N 10°6′6″E / 51.29750°N 10.10167°E / 51.29750; 10.10167
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictEichsfeld
Municipal assoc.Ershausen/Geismar
Government
 • MayorUwe Günther
Area
 • Total2.79 km2 (1.08 sq mi)
Elevation
403 m (1,322 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total75
 • Density27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
37318
Dialling codes036082
Vehicle registrationEIC
Websitewww.ershausen-
geismar.de
View of 'Dieterode and its former railway station'

SituationEdit

Dieterode, is situated eight kilometers south west of Heilbad Heiligenstadt between Höheberg and Rachelsberg. Neighbouring communities are Kalteneber (north east), Rüstungen, Schwobfeld (to the south) and Eichstruth (to the west).

HistoryEdit

The place is said to be firstly mentioned 1184 or 1251 as "Diethenroth".[2] The church, built in 1520, was newly built in 1785. In 1914, railway reached Dieterode. (Schwebda). Due to Inner German border closing, railway traffic ended in 1947. The rails were dismantled.

DemographyEdit

Population (31. December):
Year Inhabitants
1994 100
1995 100
1996 100
1997 102
1998 107
1999 107
2000 104
Year Inhabitants
2001 105
2002 105
2003 104
2004 103
2005 104
2006 99
2007 94
Year Inhabitants
2008 93
2009 92
2010 92
2011 76
2012 74
2013 75
2014 74
Source: Thüringian Statistics Office

PoliticsEdit

Community councilEdit

The Dieterode community council comprises 6 members.

The election proposal list of FFw (FFw = Voluntary Fire brigade) won all 6 seats (Date: 7. Juni 2009) [3]

MayorEdit

The (voluntary) mayor Uwe Günther (FFw) was reelected on 06-06-2010.[4][5]

Tourist attractionsEdit

 
Höheberg and Dieteröder Klippen seen from Dieterode
  • Catholic church „St. Georg“, built 1785
  • Former railway station Dieterode; almost originally status

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, erfüllenden Gemeinden und Verwaltungsgemeinschaften nach Geschlecht in Thüringen Gebietsstand: 31.12.2018". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). September 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.ershausen-geismar.de/verzeichnis/visitenkarte.php?mandat=163955
  3. ^ Der Landeswahlleiter. "Kommunalwahlen in Thüringen am 7. Juni 2009. Wahlen der Gemeinde- und Stadtratsmitglieder. Vorläufige Ergebnisse" (PDF; 1,9 MB). Retrieved 10 March 2010.
  4. ^ "Kommunalwahlen in Thüringen am 6. Juni 2010. Wahlen der Gemeinde- und Stadtratsmitglieder. Vorläufige Ergebnisse" (in German). Der Landeswahlleiter.
  5. ^ http://www.statistik.thueringen.de/datenbank/gemeindeblatt.asp?gemnr=61023

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