Aspisheim

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Aspisheim
Coat of arms of Aspisheim
Coat of arms
Location of Aspisheim within Mainz-Bingen district
Aspisheim in MZ.svg
Aspisheim is located in Germany
Aspisheim
Aspisheim
Aspisheim is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Aspisheim
Aspisheim
Coordinates: 49°54′27″N 7°58′56″E / 49.90750°N 7.98222°E / 49.90750; 7.98222Coordinates: 49°54′27″N 7°58′56″E / 49.90750°N 7.98222°E / 49.90750; 7.98222
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictMainz-Bingen
Municipal assoc.Sprendlingen-Gensingen
Government
 • MayorOtto Kost
Area
 • Total5.81 km2 (2.24 sq mi)
Elevation
175 m (574 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total854
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
55459
Dialling codes06727
Vehicle registrationMZ
Websitewww.aspisheim.de

Aspisheim is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Mainz-Bingen district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

Geography[edit]

Location[edit]

Aspisheim lies in Rhenish Hesse between Mainz and Bad Kreuznach. The municipality is administered by the Verbandsgemeinde of Sprendlingen-Gensingen, whose seat is in Sprendlingen.

Politics[edit]

Aspisheim Town hall

Municipal council[edit]

The council is made up of 13 council members, counting the part-time mayor, with seats apportioned thus:

Elections FDP Free voters FWG Free voters WGG Total
2014 4 4 4 12 seats
2009 7 5 12 seats
2004 7 5 12 seats
  • FWG = Freie Wählergruppe Aspisheim e.V.

Coat of arms[edit]

The municipality’s arms might be described thus: Per pale Or a yarn swift sable palewise and sable a lion rampant Or armed argent and langued gules.

Culture and sightseeing[edit]

Regular events[edit]

On the next-to-last weekend in August the municipality’s residents stage the Rothesfest, a wine and street festival.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

Transport[edit]

The municipality is crossed by the L 414 state road . The A 61 motorway runs roughly 4 km away from the municipality.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2017 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2018.

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