Hückelhoven is a town in the district of Heinsberg, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated on the river Rur, approx. 10 km east of Heinsberg, 20 km south-west of Mönchengladbach and approx. 15 km from the border with the Netherlands.

Hückelhoven
Coat of arms of Hückelhoven
Coat of arms
Location of Hückelhoven within Heinsberg district
Heinsberg (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaViersen (district)Aachen (district)Düren (district)Rhein-Erft-KreisRhein-Kreis NeussMönchengladbachNetherlandsWegbergHeinsbergÜbach-PalenbergGangeltSelfkantHückelhovenErkelenzGeilenkirchenWassenbergWaldfeuchtHückelhoven in HS.svg
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Hückelhoven is located in Germany
Hückelhoven
Hückelhoven
Hückelhoven is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Hückelhoven
Hückelhoven
Coordinates: 51°03′39″N 6°13′11″E / 51.06083°N 6.21972°E / 51.06083; 6.21972Coordinates: 51°03′39″N 6°13′11″E / 51.06083°N 6.21972°E / 51.06083; 6.21972
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictHeinsberg
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorBernd Jansen (CDU)
Area
 • Total61.27 km2 (23.66 sq mi)
Elevation
75 m (246 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total39,931
 • Density650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
41836
Dialling codes02433
Vehicle registrationHS
Websitewww.hueckelhoven.de

Town partsEdit

  • Altmyhl
  • Baal
  • Brachelen
  • Doveren
  • Hilfarth
  • Hückelhoven
  • Kleingladbach
  • Millich
  • Ratheim
  • Rurich
  • Schaufenberg

Town twinningEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2018" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 10 July 2019.