Dudenhofen

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Dudenhofen
Coat of arms of Dudenhofen
Coat of arms
Dudenhofen  is located in Germany
Dudenhofen
Dudenhofen
Location of Dudenhofen within Rhein-Pfalz-Kreis district
Karte Dudenhofen.png
Coordinates: 49°19′4″N 8°23′26″E / 49.31778°N 8.39056°E / 49.31778; 8.39056Coordinates: 49°19′4″N 8°23′26″E / 49.31778°N 8.39056°E / 49.31778; 8.39056
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Rhein-Pfalz-Kreis
Municipal assoc. Römerberg-Dudenhofen
Government
 • Mayor Clemens Körner (CDU)
Area
 • Total 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 105 m (344 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,033
 • Density 460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 67373
Dialling codes 06232
Vehicle registration RP
Website www.dudenhofen.de

Dudenhofen is a municipality in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated about 3 kilometers west of Speyer. Dudenhofen is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Römerberg-Dudenhofen.

Personalities who have worked on the ground[edit]

  • Jürgen Creutzmann (born 1945), member of the state parliament of Rhineland-Palatinate from 1989 to 2009, vice president of the state parliament from 2001 to 2006 and member of the Europaparlie from 2009 to 2014.
  • Edward Duyker (born 1955), Australian writer and historian. Wrote in his biography François Péron about the occupation of Dudenhofens in 1793.
  • Jan van Eijden (born 1976), former course cyclist, Olympic Olympic champion in Sydney 2000, coach of the British National Cycling Team. H
  • Olaf Schmäler (* 1969), former Bundesliga footballer, was a youth coach at the FV Dudenhofen.
  • Nikolaus von Weis (1796-1869) Catholic theologian, Bishop of Speyer, was pastor in Dudenhofen.


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