Reichenberg is a municipality in the district of Rhein-Lahn, in Rhineland-Palatinate, in western Germany.

Reichenberg
Coat of arms of Reichenberg
Coat of arms
Location of Reichenberg within Rhein-Lahn-Kreis district
Reichenberg in EMS.svg
Reichenberg is located in Germany
Reichenberg
Reichenberg
Reichenberg is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Reichenberg
Reichenberg
Coordinates: 50°09′31″N 7°45′35″E / 50.15861°N 7.75972°E / 50.15861; 7.75972Coordinates: 50°09′31″N 7°45′35″E / 50.15861°N 7.75972°E / 50.15861; 7.75972
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictRhein-Lahn-Kreis
Municipal assoc.Loreley
Government
 • MayorKarl Heinz Goerke
Area
 • Total3.23 km2 (1.25 sq mi)
Elevation
190 m (620 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total172
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
56357
Dialling codes06771
Vehicle registrationEMS
Websitewww.reichenberg-rlp.de

GeographyEdit

Reichenberg is situated near the famous Loreley rock and lies approximately 2 km east of the river Rhine in the section known as the Rhine Gorge. The small village belongs to the UNESCO World Heritage Upper Middle Rhine Valley.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2018 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2019.
 
Reichenberg Castle