Inden is a municipality in the district of Düren in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located on the river Inde, approx. 10 km north-west of Düren. In the area around Inden lignite is extracted in open-pit mines. Several hundreds of inhabitants have been resettled in the 1990s and 2000s because of these activities.[citation needed]

Inden
Coat of arms of Inden
Coat of arms
Location of Inden within Düren district
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Inden is located in Germany
Inden
Inden
Inden is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Inden
Inden
Coordinates: 50°50′48″N 06°21′28″E / 50.84667°N 6.35778°E / 50.84667; 6.35778Coordinates: 50°50′48″N 06°21′28″E / 50.84667°N 6.35778°E / 50.84667; 6.35778
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictDüren
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorUlrich Schuster
Area
 • Total35.92 km2 (13.87 sq mi)
Elevation
106 m (348 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total7,421
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
52459
Dialling codes02465
Vehicle registrationDN
Websitewww.inden.de

Town divisionEdit

Districts:

  • Frenz
  • Inden/Altdorf
  • Lamersdorf
  • Lucherberg
  • Schophoven
  • Viehöven
 
Inden-Schophoven Müllenark mill

ReferencesEdit

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