Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod

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Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod
Coat of arms of Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod
Coat of arms
Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod   is located in Germany
Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod
Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod
Coordinates: 50°28′34″N 7°55′25″E / 50.47611°N 7.92361°E / 50.47611; 7.92361Coordinates: 50°28′34″N 7°55′25″E / 50.47611°N 7.92361°E / 50.47611; 7.92361
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Westerwaldkreis
Municipal assoc. Wallmerod
Government
 • Mayor Werner Türk
Area
 • Total 1.57 km2 (0.61 sq mi)
Elevation 295 m (968 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 179
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 56414
Dialling codes 06435
Vehicle registration WW
Website www.wallmerod.de

Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod is an Ortsgemeinde – a community part of a Verbandsgemeinde – in the Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is one of two communities named Zehnhausen in the Westerwaldkreis, the other being Zehnhausen bei Rennerod.

Geography[edit]

Location[edit]

The community lies in the Westerwald between Montabaur and Limburg an der Lahn. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Wallmerod, a kind of collective municipality. Its seat is in the like-named town.

History[edit]

In 1391, Zehnhausen bei Wallmerod had its first documentary mention as Zeenhußen.

Politics[edit]

Community council[edit]

The council is made up of 6 council members who were elected in a majority vote in a municipal election on 13 June 2004.

Regular events[edit]

The Linden Blossom Festival (Lindenblütenfest) held every year on the first weekend in July has grown into an attraction for the whole local area.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

Transport[edit]

To Bundesstraße 8, linking Limburg an der Lahn and Hennef, it is four kilometres. The nearest Autobahn interchange is Diez on the A 3 (CologneFrankfurt), some eleven kilometres away. The nearest InterCityExpress stop is the railway station at Montabaur on the Cologne-Frankfurt high-speed rail line.

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This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.