Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz

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Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Museum
Museum
Coat of arms of Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Coat of arms
Location of Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz within Südliche Weinstraße district
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Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz is located in Germany
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Herxheim bei Landau/Pfalz
Coordinates: 49°08′49″N 8°13′12″E / 49.14694°N 8.22000°E / 49.14694; 8.22000Coordinates: 49°08′49″N 8°13′12″E / 49.14694°N 8.22000°E / 49.14694; 8.22000
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictSüdliche Weinstraße
Municipal assoc.Herxheim
Government
 • MayorFranz-Ludwig Trauth (CDU)
Area
 • Total29.12 km2 (11.24 sq mi)
Elevation
129 m (423 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total10,588
 • Density360/km2 (940/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
76863
Dialling codes07276
Vehicle registrationSÜW
Websitewww.herxheim-pfalz.de

Herxheim is a municipality in the Südliche Weinstraße district, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated approximately 10 km south-east of Landau. Herxheim is the seat of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Herxheim.

Herxheim is twinned with:

International Sport[edit]

Herxheim host domestic and international motorcycle racing in the south of the town. It has hosted the World Longtrack Championship Final three occasions and in recent years had hosted a number of rounds of the Grand-Prix series. It is one of the best venues in the sport.

References[edit]

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