Polch is a town in the district Mayen-Koblenz, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is part of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") of Maifeld. It is situated east of Mayen.

Polch
Coat of arms of Polch
Coat of arms
Location of Polch within Mayen-Koblenz district
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Polch is located in Germany
Polch
Polch
Polch is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Polch
Polch
Coordinates: 50°18′04″N 7°19′00″E / 50.30111°N 7.31667°E / 50.30111; 7.31667Coordinates: 50°18′04″N 7°19′00″E / 50.30111°N 7.31667°E / 50.30111; 7.31667
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictMayen-Koblenz
Municipal assoc.Maifeld (Verbandsgemeinde)
Government
 • MayorGerd Klasen
Area
 • Total28.70 km2 (11.08 sq mi)
Elevation
219 m (719 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,821
 • Density240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
56751
Dialling codes02654
Vehicle registrationMYK, MY
Websitewww.polch.de

Local council (Stadtrat)Edit

Elections were held in May 2014:[2]

Election SPD CDU The Left FWG Free voters Total
2014 7 11 1 3 22 seats
2009 9 10 3 22 seats
2004 6 14 2 22 seats
  • FWG = Freie Wählergruppe Polch e.V.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2018 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2019.
  2. ^ Der Landeswahlleiter Rheinland-Pfalz: Kommunalwahl 2014, Stadt- und Gemeinderatswahlen