Staufenberg is a town in the district of Gießen, in Hesse, Germany. It is situated on the river Lahn, 10 km north of Gießen.

Staufenberg
Burg Staufenberg (Hessen) (0043).JPG
Coat of arms of Staufenberg
Coat of arms
Location of Staufenberg within Gießen district
Landkreis Gießen Staufenber.png
Staufenberg is located in Germany
Staufenberg
Staufenberg
Staufenberg is located in Hesse
Staufenberg
Staufenberg
Coordinates: 50°40′N 8°43′E / 50.667°N 8.717°E / 50.667; 8.717Coordinates: 50°40′N 8°43′E / 50.667°N 8.717°E / 50.667; 8.717
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionGießen
DistrictGießen
Government
 • MayorHorst Münch (SPD)
Area
 • Total28.13 km2 (10.86 sq mi)
Elevation
190 m (620 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,423
 • Density300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
35460
Dialling codes06406
Vehicle registrationGI
Websitewww.staufenberg.de
Staufenberg seen from the ruins of Staufenberg Castle

ReferencesEdit

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