Bassenheim

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Bassenheim
Bassenheim Rentamt.JPG
Coat of arms of Bassenheim
Coat of arms
Bassenheim   is located in Germany
Bassenheim
Bassenheim
Coordinates: 50°21′35″N 07°27′42″E / 50.35972°N 7.46167°E / 50.35972; 7.46167Coordinates: 50°21′35″N 07°27′42″E / 50.35972°N 7.46167°E / 50.35972; 7.46167
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Mayen-Koblenz
Municipal assoc. Weißenthurm
Government
 • Mayor Hans-Jürgen Häfner (CDU)
Area
 • Total 14.76 km2 (5.70 sq mi)
Elevation 69 m (226 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,962
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 56220
Dialling codes 02625
Vehicle registration MYK
Website www.bassenheim.de

Bassenheim is a municipality in the district Mayen-Koblenz, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is part of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Weißenthurm. It is situated 10 kilometers away from Koblenz. The city council consists of 20 people, 13 of them from the CDU and 7 from the SPD.

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Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Bassenheim is twinned with:

  • Poland Pasym, Poland (originally a German town with a near-identical name, Passenheim)[2]

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