Frankenstein, Rhineland-Palatinate

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Frankenstein
Coat of arms of Frankenstein
Coat of arms
Location of Frankenstein within Kaiserslautern district
Frankenstein in KL.svg
Frankenstein is located in Germany
Frankenstein
Frankenstein
Frankenstein is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Frankenstein
Frankenstein
Coordinates: 49°26′24″N 7°58′41″E / 49.44000°N 7.97806°E / 49.44000; 7.97806Coordinates: 49°26′24″N 7°58′41″E / 49.44000°N 7.97806°E / 49.44000; 7.97806
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictKaiserslautern
Municipal assoc.Enkenbach-Alsenborn
Government
 • MayorEckhard Vogel
Area
 • Total13.82 km2 (5.34 sq mi)
Elevation
242 m (794 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total950
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
67468
Dialling codes06329
Vehicle registrationKL
Websitewww.frankenstein.de

Frankenstein is a municipality in the district of Kaiserslautern, in Rhineland-Palatinate, western Germany. On a hill towering over the village is Frankenstein Castle. Frankenstein (Pfalz) station is located on the Mannheim–Saarbrücken railway.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2018 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2019.