Eisenberg, Rhineland-Palatinate

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Eisenberg
Katholische Kirche Eisenberg.jpg
Coat of arms of Eisenberg
Coat of arms
Eisenberg  is located in Germany
Eisenberg
Eisenberg
Coordinates: 49°33′41″N 8°04′21″E / 49.56139°N 8.07250°E / 49.56139; 8.07250Coordinates: 49°33′41″N 8°04′21″E / 49.56139°N 8.07250°E / 49.56139; 8.07250
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Donnersbergkreis
Municipal assoc. Eisenberg (Pfalz)
Government
 • Mayor Adolf Kauth
Area
 • Total 18.73 km2 (7.23 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 9,311
 • Density 500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 67304
Dialling codes 06351
Vehicle registration KIB
Website www.eisenberg.de

Eisenberg is a municipality in the Donnersbergkreis, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the north-eastern edge of the Palatinate forest, approx. 20 km south-west of Worms.

Eisenberg is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Eisenberg.

Personalities[edit]

Sons and daughters of the city[edit]

  • Georg Fischer (1888-1963), politician (SPD)
  • Josef Diehl (1898-1971), politician (SPD), long-time mayor of Eisenberg

People who have worked in the city[edit]

  • Winfried Hirschberger (born 1945), from 1982 to 1985 city mayor
  • Jaqueline Rauschkolb (born 1987), politician (SPD), parliamentary deputy since 2014, grew up in Eisenberg

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