Hückelhoven

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Hückelhoven
Coat of arms of Hückelhoven
Coat of arms
Location of Hückelhoven within Heinsberg district
Heinsberg (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaViersen (district)Aachen (district)Düren (district)Rhein-Erft-KreisRhein-Kreis NeussMönchengladbachNetherlandsWegbergHeinsbergÜbach-PalenbergGangeltSelfkantHückelhovenErkelenzGeilenkirchenWassenbergWaldfeuchtHückelhoven in HS.svg
About this image
Hückelhoven is located in Germany
Hückelhoven
Hückelhoven
Hückelhoven is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Hückelhoven
Hückelhoven
Coordinates: 51°03′39″N 6°13′11″E / 51.06083°N 6.21972°E / 51.06083; 6.21972Coordinates: 51°03′39″N 6°13′11″E / 51.06083°N 6.21972°E / 51.06083; 6.21972
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictHeinsberg
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorBernd Jansen (CDU)
Area
 • Total61.27 km2 (23.66 sq mi)
Elevation
75 m (246 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total39,585
 • Density650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
41836
Dialling codes02433
Vehicle registrationHS
Websitewww.hueckelhoven.de

Hückelhoven is a town in the district of Heinsberg, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated on the river Rur, approx. 10 km east of Heinsberg, 20 km south-west of Mönchengladbach and approx. 15 km from the border with the Netherlands.

Town parts[edit]

  • Altmyhl
  • Baal
  • Brachelen
  • Doveren
  • Hilfarth
  • Hückelhoven
  • Kleingladbach
  • Millich
  • Ratheim
  • Rurich
  • Schaufenberg

Town twinning[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2017" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-09-21.