Hennef (Sieg)

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Hennef
Coat of arms of Hennef
Coat of arms
Hennef is located in Germany
Hennef
Hennef
Coordinates: 50°47′N 7°17′E / 50.783°N 7.283°E / 50.783; 7.283Coordinates: 50°47′N 7°17′E / 50.783°N 7.283°E / 50.783; 7.283
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Köln
District Rhein-Sieg-Kreis
Government
 • Mayor Klaus Pipke (CDU)
Area
 • Total 105.79 km2 (40.85 sq mi)
Elevation 68 m (223 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 45,806
 • Density 430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 53773
Dialling codes 02242/02248
Vehicle registration SU
Website www.hennef.de

Hennef (Sieg) is a town in the Rhein-Sieg district of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated on the river Sieg, approx. 7 kilometres (4 miles) south-east of Siegburg and 15 km (9 mi) east of Bonn. Hennef is the fourth biggest town in the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis (i.e. district).[2] It is the site of the 15th-century castle, Schloss Allner.

Twin towns[edit]

Hennef is twinned with:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen". Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW (in German). 4 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung im Regierungsbezirk Köln" (in German). LDS NRW. Archived from the original on 2008-06-30. Retrieved 2008-07-04. 
  3. ^ "Städtepartnerschaften" (in German). Ilona Gerken, Stadt Hennef. Retrieved 2008-07-04. 
  4. ^ "Banbury Town Council Official Guide". Localauthoritypublishing.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-03-26. 

External links[edit]

Aerial view of Hennef, May 2008
Former town hall of Hennef