Merzenich is a municipality in the district of Düren in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located approximately 4 km north-east of Düren.

Merzenich
Coat of arms of Merzenich
Coat of arms
Location of Merzenich within Düren district
Düren (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaRhein-Erft-KreisEuskirchen (district)Rhein-Kreis NeussHeinsberg (district)AachenAachen (district)BelgiumHeimbachKreuzauNideggenVettweißDürenJülichLangerweheTitzMerzenichAldenhovenHürtgenwaldNörvenichIndenNiederzierLinnichMerzenich in DN.svg
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Merzenich is located in Germany
Merzenich
Merzenich
Merzenich is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Merzenich
Merzenich
Coordinates: 50°49′59″N 06°31′59″E / 50.83306°N 6.53306°E / 50.83306; 6.53306Coordinates: 50°49′59″N 06°31′59″E / 50.83306°N 6.53306°E / 50.83306; 6.53306
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictDüren
Subdivisions4
Government
 • MayorPeter Johann Harzheim (CDU)
Area
 • Total37.91 km2 (14.64 sq mi)
Elevation
134 m (440 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,778
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
52399
Dialling codes02421
Vehicle registrationDN
Websitewww.gemeinde-merzenich.de

MayorEdit

Georg Gelhausen (CDU) was elected in September 2015.

 
Merzenich Town hall

ReferencesEdit

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