Hennef (Sieg)

Hennef (Sieg) is a town in the Rhein-Sieg district of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated on the river Sieg, approx. 7 kilometres (4 miles) south-east of Siegburg and 15 km (9 mi) east of Bonn. Hennef is the fourth-biggest town in the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis (i.e. district).[2] It is the site of the 15th-century castle, Schloss Allner, next to the Allner See.

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Aerial view of Hennef, May 2008
Aerial view of Hennef, May 2008
Coat of arms of Hennef
Coat of arms
Location of Hennef within Rhein-Sieg-Kreis district
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Hennef is located in Germany
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Hennef
Hennef is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
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Hennef
Coordinates: 50°47′N 7°17′E / 50.783°N 7.283°E / 50.783; 7.283Coordinates: 50°47′N 7°17′E / 50.783°N 7.283°E / 50.783; 7.283
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictRhein-Sieg-Kreis
Government
 • MayorKlaus Pipke (CDU)
Area
 • Total105.79 km2 (40.85 sq mi)
Elevation
68 m (223 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total47,290
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
53773
Dialling codes02242/02248
Vehicle registrationSU
Websitewww.hennef.de

Twin townsEdit

Hennef is twinned with:[3]

People from HennefEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2019" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 17 June 2020.
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung im Regierungsbezirk Köln" (in German). LDS NRW. Archived from the original on 30 June 2008. Retrieved 4 July 2008.
  3. ^ "Städtepartnerschaften" (in German). Ilona Gerken, Stadt Hennef. Archived from the original on 19 July 2011. Retrieved 4 July 2008.
  4. ^ "Banbury Town Council Official Guide". Localauthoritypublishing.co.uk. Archived from the original on 22 August 2012. Retrieved 26 March 2013.

External linksEdit

 
Former town hall of Hennef