Reinheim is a town in the Darmstadt-Dieburg district, in Hesse, Germany. It is situated 14 kilometres (9 miles) southeast of Darmstadt.

Reinheim
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Reinheim
Coat of arms
Location of Reinheim within Darmstadt-Dieburg district
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Reinheim is located in Germany
Reinheim
Reinheim
Reinheim is located in Hesse
Reinheim
Reinheim
Coordinates: 49°49′37″N 8°49′51″E / 49.82694°N 8.83083°E / 49.82694; 8.83083Coordinates: 49°49′37″N 8°49′51″E / 49.82694°N 8.83083°E / 49.82694; 8.83083
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DistrictDarmstadt-Dieburg
Government
 • MayorKarl Hartmann (SPD)
Area
 • Total27.70 km2 (10.70 sq mi)
Elevation
165 m (541 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total16,346
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
64348–64354
Dialling codes06162
Vehicle registrationDA
Websitewww.reinheim.de

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International relationsEdit

Twin towns - Sister citiesEdit

Reinheim is twinned with:

DistrictsEdit

Reinheim consist of Reinheim, Spachbrücken, Ueberau, Georgenhausen and Zeilhard, there are three small housing areas called Hundertmorgen, Dilshofen and Orscheläcker. Orscheläcker is a part of Spachbrücken, Hundertmorgen and Dilshofen are not a part of Reinheim, but they affiliate magistrate Reinheim.

TransportEdit

Reinheim has had a railway station since 1871 and bus.

PersonalitiesEdit

  • Julius Scriba (1848-1905), physician and botanist
  • Julius Scriba (1866-1937), pharmacist
  • Wilhelm von Willich von Pöllnitz (1807-1887), administrative officer and deputy of the 1st and 2nd chamber of the provinces of the Grand Duchy of Hesse

ReferencesEdit

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