Kuhnhöfen

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Kuhnhöfen
Coat of arms of Kuhnhöfen
Coat of arms
Kuhnhöfen   is located in Germany
Kuhnhöfen
Kuhnhöfen
Location of Kuhnhöfen within Westerwaldkreis district
Kuhnhöfen im Westerwaldkreis.png
Coordinates: 50°32′00″N 7°51′47″E / 50.53333°N 7.86306°E / 50.53333; 7.86306Coordinates: 50°32′00″N 7°51′47″E / 50.53333°N 7.86306°E / 50.53333; 7.86306
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Westerwaldkreis
Municipal assoc. Wallmerod
Government
 • Mayor Manfred Schlaut
Area
 • Total 1.68 km2 (0.65 sq mi)
Elevation 390 m (1,280 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 161
 • Density 96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 56244
Dialling codes 02666
Vehicle registration WW
Website www.wallmerod.de

Kuhnhöfen is an Ortsgemeinde – a community belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde – in the Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Wallmerod, a kind of collective municipality.

Geography[edit]

Location[edit]

The community lies in the Westerwald in the Westerwald Lake Plateau drainage basin.

History[edit]

In 1590, Kuhnhöfen had its first documentary mention as Cunhoff uff der Steinen.

Politics[edit]

Community council[edit]

The council is made up of 6 council members who were elected in a majority vote in a municipal election on 13 June 2004.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

Transport[edit]

Right near the community runs Bundesstraße 8, linking Limburg an der Lahn and Hennef (Sieg). The nearest Autobahn interchange is Montabaur on the A 3 (CologneFrankfurt), some 11 km away. The nearest InterCityExpress stop is the railway station at Montabaur on the Cologne-Frankfurt high-speed rail line.

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