Vettelschoß

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Vettelschoß
Willscheider Bergsee.jpg
Coat of arms of Vettelschoß
Coat of arms
Vettelschoß is located in Germany
Vettelschoß
Vettelschoß
Coordinates: 50°37′05″N 7°20′53″E / 50.61806°N 7.34806°E / 50.61806; 7.34806Coordinates: 50°37′05″N 7°20′53″E / 50.61806°N 7.34806°E / 50.61806; 7.34806
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Neuwied
Municipal assoc. Linz am Rhein
Subdivisions 5
Government
 • Mayor Falk Schneider (CDU)
Area
 • Total 6.91 km2 (2.67 sq mi)
Elevation 210-364 m (−984 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,455
 • Density 500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 53560
Dialling codes 02645
Vehicle registration NR
Website www.linz-vg.de

Vettelschoß is a municipality in the district of Neuwied in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It includes the localities of Kalenborn, Kau, Oberwillscheid, and Willscheid, and forms part of the Verbandsgemeinde (collective municipality) of Linz am Rhein.

Vettelschoß's coat of arms was adopted in 1983.

The shoe-manufacturing company Birkenstock has its head office in Vettelschoß.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden am 31.12.2012". Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 2013. 
  2. ^ "Imprint." Birkenstock. Retrieved on July 8, 2010.

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