Berod bei Wallmerod

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Berod bei Wallmerod
Coat of arms of Berod bei Wallmerod
Coat of arms
Berod bei Wallmerod   is located in Germany
Berod bei Wallmerod
Berod bei Wallmerod
Coordinates: 50°28′54″N 7°56′10″E / 50.48167°N 7.93611°E / 50.48167; 7.93611Coordinates: 50°28′54″N 7°56′10″E / 50.48167°N 7.93611°E / 50.48167; 7.93611
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Westerwaldkreis
Municipal assoc. Wallmerod
Government
 • Mayor Berthold Schönberg
Area
 • Total 3.92 km2 (1.51 sq mi)
Elevation 300 m (1,000 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 555
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 56414
Dialling codes 06435
Vehicle registration WW
Website www.wallmerod.de

Berod bei Wallmerod is an Ortsgemeinde – a community belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde – in the Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

Geography[edit]

Location[edit]

The community lies in the Westerwald between Montabaur and Wetzlar. Through the community from north to south flows the Eisenbach. The community belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Wallmerod, a kind of collective municipality.

History[edit]

In 1292, Berod had its first documentary mention as Berrinrode.

Politics[edit]

Community council[edit]

The council is made up of 12 council members who were elected in a majority vote in a municipal election on 7 June 2009.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

Transport[edit]

Right near the community runs Bundesstraße 8 linking Altenkirchen (Westerwald) and Limburg an der Lahn. The nearest Autobahn interchange is Diez on the A 3 (CologneFrankfurt am Main), some 10 km away. The nearest InterCityExpress stop is at the railway station at Montabaur on the Cologne-Frankfurt high-speed rail line.

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