Hohentengen is a town in the district of Waldshut in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

Hohentengen am Hochrhein
Coat of arms of Hohentengen am Hochrhein
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Location of Hohentengen am Hochrhein within Waldshut district
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Hohentengen am Hochrhein is located in Germany
Hohentengen am Hochrhein
Hohentengen am Hochrhein
Hohentengen am Hochrhein is located in Baden-Württemberg
Hohentengen am Hochrhein
Hohentengen am Hochrhein
Coordinates: 47°34′12″N 08°26′02″E / 47.57000°N 8.43389°E / 47.57000; 8.43389Coordinates: 47°34′12″N 08°26′02″E / 47.57000°N 8.43389°E / 47.57000; 8.43389
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionFreiburg
DistrictWaldshut
Government
 • MayorMartin Benz
Area
 • Total27.55 km2 (10.64 sq mi)
Elevation
368 m (1,207 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,898
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
79801
Dialling codes07742
Vehicle registrationWT
Websitewww.hohentengen.de

GeographyEdit

Geographical LocationEdit

The village Hohentengen lies on the northern banks of the Rhine, overlooking Switzerland. The right weather conditions allow a view of the Swiss Alpes from the 'Kalten Wangen', a mountain in the district of Stetten. Hohentengen am Hochrhein comprises six districts: Hohentengen, Lienheim, Herdern, Bergöschingen, Günzgen and Stetten.

Neighbouring townsEdit

Hohentengen borders to Klettgau in the north, the Swiss towns of Wasterkingen and Hüntwangen in the east, Glattfelden and Weiach in the south, which are all part of the Kanton Zürich, as well as Kaiserstuhl, Aargau, Fisibach, and Rümikon, which are part of the Kanton Aargau. In the west, Hohentengen borders to the German town of Küssaberg.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.