Calden

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Calden
Coat of arms of Calden
Coat of arms
Calden  is located in Germany
Calden
Calden
Coordinates: 51°25′N 09°24′E / 51.417°N 9.400°E / 51.417; 9.400Coordinates: 51°25′N 09°24′E / 51.417°N 9.400°E / 51.417; 9.400
Country Germany
State Hesse
Admin. region Kassel
District Kassel
Government
 • Mayor Andreas Dinges (Ind.)
Area
 • Total 54.84 km2 (21.17 sq mi)
Elevation 200 - 239 m (−584 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,061
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 34377–34379
Dialling codes 05674, 05677
Vehicle registration KS
Website www.calden.de

Calden is a municipality in the district of Kassel in Hesse, Germany. It is located 12 km northwest of the city of Kassel, and the Kassel Airport is situated near Calden.

Schloss Wilhelmsthal[edit]

Schloss Wilhelmsthal

Schloss Wilhelmsthal is a Baroque château located to the south of Calden. It was built in the mid 18th century for William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel according to plans by François de Cuvilliés.

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