Münzenberg is a town in the Wetteraukreis district in Hesse, Germany. It is located 13 km north of Friedberg, and 16 km southeast of Gießen. The castle of Münzenberg is outside the town.

Münzenberg
View of Münzenberg
View of Münzenberg
Coat of arms of Münzenberg
Coat of arms
Location of Münzenberg within Wetteraukreis district
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Münzenberg is located in Germany
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Münzenberg is located in Hesse
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Coordinates: 50°27′12″N 8°46′34″E / 50.45333°N 8.77611°E / 50.45333; 8.77611Coordinates: 50°27′12″N 8°46′34″E / 50.45333°N 8.77611°E / 50.45333; 8.77611
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DistrictWetteraukreis
Subdivisions4 districts
Government
 • MayorHans Jürgen Zeiß (CDU)
Area
 • Total31.63 km2 (12.21 sq mi)
Elevation
205 m (673 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,769
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
35516
Dialling codes06033/06004
Vehicle registrationFB
Websitewww.muenzenberg.de

Population developmentEdit

Year 1939 1961 1970 2002 2007 2011 2012 2015
Inhabitants 930 1245 1218 5646 5648 5611 5584 5596
 
Market place
 
Protestant church

Born in MünzenbergEdit

  • Theodor Morell (1886-1948), born in the district of Trais, physician, from 1936 to 1945 private physician of Adolf Hitler

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand am 31.12.2018". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). July 2019.