Eisenberg is a municipality in the Donnersbergkreis, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the north-eastern edge of the Palatinate forest, approx. 20 km south-west of Worms.

Eisenberg
Katholische Kirche Eisenberg.jpg
Coat of arms of Eisenberg
Coat of arms
Location of Eisenberg within Donnersbergkreis district
Eisenberg (Pfalz) in KIB.svg
Eisenberg is located in Germany
Eisenberg
Eisenberg
Eisenberg is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Eisenberg
Eisenberg
Coordinates: 49°33′41″N 8°04′21″E / 49.56139°N 8.07250°E / 49.56139; 8.07250Coordinates: 49°33′41″N 8°04′21″E / 49.56139°N 8.07250°E / 49.56139; 8.07250
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictDonnersbergkreis
Municipal assoc.Eisenberg (Pfalz)
Government
 • MayorAdolf Kauth
Area
 • Total18.73 km2 (7.23 sq mi)
Elevation
183 m (600 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,264
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
67304
Dialling codes06351
Vehicle registrationKIB
Websitewww.eisenberg.de

Eisenberg is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Eisenberg.

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PersonalitiesEdit

Sons and daughters of the cityEdit

  • Georg Fischer (1888-1963), politician (SPD)
  • Josef Diehl (1898-1971), politician (SPD), long-time mayor of Eisenberg
  • Walter Blankenheim (1926-2007) was a German pianist and teacher, born in Eisenberg, died in Saarbrücken (see Wikipedia page)

People who have worked in the cityEdit

  • Winfried Hirschberger (born 1945), from 1982 to 1985 city mayor
  • Jaqueline Rauschkolb (born 1987), politician (SPD), parliamentary deputy since 2014, grew up in Eisenberg

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2018 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2019.