Hennef (Sieg)

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Hennef
Aerial view of Hennef, May 2008
Aerial view of Hennef, May 2008
Coat of arms of Hennef
Coat of arms
Hennef  is located in Germany
Hennef
Hennef
Location of Hennef within Rhein-Sieg-Kreis district
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Coordinates: 50°47′N 7°17′E / 50.783°N 7.283°E / 50.783; 7.283Coordinates: 50°47′N 7°17′E / 50.783°N 7.283°E / 50.783; 7.283
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Köln
District Rhein-Sieg-Kreis
Government
 • Mayor Klaus Pipke (CDU)
Area
 • Total 105.79 km2 (40.85 sq mi)
Elevation 68 m (223 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 47,237
 • Density 450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 53773
Dialling codes 02242/02248
Vehicle registration SU
Website www.hennef.de

Hennef (Sieg) is a town in the Rhein-Sieg district of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated on the river Sieg, approx. 7 kilometres (4 miles) south-east of Siegburg and 15 km (9 mi) east of Bonn. Hennef is the fourth-biggest town in the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis (i.e. district).[2] It is the site of the 15th-century castle, Schloss Allner, next to the Allner See.

Twin towns[edit]

Hennef is twinned with:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24. 
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung im Regierungsbezirk Köln" (in German). LDS NRW. Archived from the original on 2008-06-30. Retrieved 2008-07-04. 
  3. ^ "Städtepartnerschaften" (in German). Ilona Gerken, Stadt Hennef. Archived from the original on 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2008-07-04. 
  4. ^ "Banbury Town Council Official Guide". Localauthoritypublishing.co.uk. Archived from the original on 2012-08-22. Retrieved 2013-03-26. 

External links[edit]

Former town hall of Hennef