Bassenheim

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Bassenheim
Bassenheim Rentamt.JPG
Coat of arms of Bassenheim
Coat of arms
Bassenheim   is located in Germany
Bassenheim
Bassenheim
Coordinates: 50°21′35″N 07°27′42″E / 50.35972°N 7.46167°E / 50.35972; 7.46167Coordinates: 50°21′35″N 07°27′42″E / 50.35972°N 7.46167°E / 50.35972; 7.46167
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Mayen-Koblenz
Municipal assoc. Weißenthurm
Government
 • Mayor Hans-Jürgen Häfner (CDU)
Area
 • Total 14.76 km2 (5.70 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,947
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 56220
Dialling codes 02625
Vehicle registration MYK
Website www.bassenheim.de

Bassenheim is a municipality in the district Mayen-Koblenz, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is part of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Weißenthurm. It is situated 10 kilometres (6.2 miles) away from Koblenz. The city council consists of 20 people, 13 of them from the CDU and 7 from the SPD.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Bassenheim is twinned with:

  • Poland Pasym, Poland (originally a German town with a near-identical name, Passenheim)[2]

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