Grebenstein is a town in the district of Kassel, in Hesse, Germany. It is located 16 km northwest of Kassel on the German Timber-Frame Road. In 1762 it was the scene of a skirmish between British and French troops during the Seven Years' War.

Grebenstein
Coat of arms of Grebenstein
Coat of arms
Location of Grebenstein within Kassel district
Grebenstein in KS mit Labels.svg
Grebenstein is located in Germany
Grebenstein
Grebenstein
Grebenstein is located in Hesse
Grebenstein
Grebenstein
Coordinates: 51°27′N 09°25′E / 51.450°N 9.417°E / 51.450; 9.417Coordinates: 51°27′N 09°25′E / 51.450°N 9.417°E / 51.450; 9.417
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionKassel
DistrictKassel
Government
 • MayorArmin Kölling
Area
 • Total49.85 km2 (19.25 sq mi)
Elevation
249 m (817 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,745
 • Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
34393
Dialling codes05674
Vehicle registrationKS or HOG
Websitewww.stadt-grebenstein.de

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  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand am 31.12.2018". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). July 2019.

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