Weißenthurm

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Weißenthurm
Coat of arms of Weißenthurm
Coat of arms
Weißenthurm   is located in Germany
Weißenthurm
Weißenthurm
Coordinates: 50°24′52″N 7°27′38″E / 50.41444°N 7.46056°E / 50.41444; 7.46056Coordinates: 50°24′52″N 7°27′38″E / 50.41444°N 7.46056°E / 50.41444; 7.46056
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Mayen-Koblenz
Municipal assoc. Weißenthurm
Government
 • Mayor Gerd Heim (CDU)
Area
 • Total 3.99 km2 (1.54 sq mi)
Elevation 65 m (213 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,298
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 56575
Dialling codes 02637
Vehicle registration MYK
Website www.weissenthurm.de

Weißenthurm is a town in the district of Mayen-Koblenz, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the left bank of the Rhine, opposite Neuwied, approximately 12 km northwest of Koblenz.

Weißenthurm is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Weißenthurm.

Raiffeisenbrücke between Neuwied and Weißenthurm
The White Tower, which gave the name to Weißenthurm

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