Schwalmtal, North Rhine-Westphalia

Schwalmtal is a municipality in the district of Viersen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is named after the river Schwalm, which flows through the area. Schwalmtal is situated approximately 12 km west of Mönchengladbach.

Schwalmtal
Coat of arms of Schwalmtal
Coat of arms
Location of Schwalmtal within Viersen district
Viersen (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaKleve (district)Wesel (district)DuisburgKrefeldRhein-Kreis NeussMönchengladbachHeinsberg (district)NetherlandsNettetalTönisvorstGrefrathNiederkrüchtenBrüggenViersenWillichKempenSchwalmtalSchwalmtal in VIE.svg
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Schwalmtal is located in Germany
Schwalmtal
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Schwalmtal is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Schwalmtal
Schwalmtal
Coordinates: 51°13′21″N 6°15′45″E / 51.22250°N 6.26250°E / 51.22250; 6.26250Coordinates: 51°13′21″N 6°15′45″E / 51.22250°N 6.26250°E / 51.22250; 6.26250
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DistrictViersen
Subdivisions2
Government
 • MayorMichael Pesch (CDU)
Area
 • Total48.11 km2 (18.58 sq mi)
Elevation
60 m (200 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total18,982
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
41366
Dialling codes0 21 63
Vehicle registrationVIE
Websitewww.schwalmtal.de
Waldniel, view to der Markt
Lüttelforst, church; die katholische Pfarrkirche Sankt Jakobus

ReferencesEdit

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