Herxheim is a municipality in the Südliche Weinstraße district, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated approximately 10 km south-east of Landau. Herxheim is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Herxheim.

Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Museum
Museum
Coat of arms of Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Coat of arms
Location of Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz within Südliche Weinstraße district
Herxheim bei Landau-Pfalz in SÜW.svg
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz is located in Germany
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Coordinates: 49°08′49″N 8°13′12″E / 49.14694°N 8.22000°E / 49.14694; 8.22000Coordinates: 49°08′49″N 8°13′12″E / 49.14694°N 8.22000°E / 49.14694; 8.22000
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictSüdliche Weinstraße
Municipal assoc.Herxheim
Government
 • MayorFranz-Ludwig Trauth (CDU)
Area
 • Total29.12 km2 (11.24 sq mi)
Elevation
129 m (423 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total10,588
 • Density360/km2 (940/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
76863
Dialling codes07276
Vehicle registrationSÜW
Websitewww.herxheim-pfalz.de

Herxheim is twinned with:

International SportEdit

Herxheim host domestic and international motorcycle racing in the south of the town. It has hosted the World Longtrack Championship Final three occasions and in recent years had hosted a number of rounds of the Grand-Prix series. It is one of the best venues in the sport.

ReferencesEdit

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