Frankenstein, Rhineland-Palatinate

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Frankenstein
Coat of arms of Frankenstein
Coat of arms
Frankenstein  is located in Germany
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
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Kaiserslautern
Municipal assoc. Enkenbach-Alsenborn
Government
 • Mayor Manfred Petry
Area
 • Total 13.82 km2 (5.34 sq mi)
Elevation 242 m (794 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 965
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 67468
Dialling codes 06329
Vehicle registration KL
Website www.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.

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