Mündersbach

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Mündersbach
Coat of arms of Mündersbach
Coat of arms
Location of Mündersbach within Westerwaldkreis district
Mündersbach im Westerwaldkreis.png
Mündersbach is located in Germany
Mündersbach
Mündersbach
Mündersbach is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Mündersbach
Mündersbach
Coordinates: 50°36′23″N 7°44′3″E / 50.60639°N 7.73417°E / 50.60639; 7.73417Coordinates: 50°36′23″N 7°44′3″E / 50.60639°N 7.73417°E / 50.60639; 7.73417
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictWesterwaldkreis
Municipal assoc.Hachenburg
Government
 • MayorWinfried Himmerich
Area
 • Total9.27 km2 (3.58 sq mi)
Elevation
310 m (1,020 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total752
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
56271
Dialling codes02680
Vehicle registrationWW
Websitewww.muendersbach.de

Mündersbach is an Ortsgemeinde – a community belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde – in the Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

Geography[edit]

Location[edit]

The community lies between Hachenburg and Herschbach. The residential community of Mündersbach belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Hachenburg, a kind of collective municipality. Its seat is in the like-named town.

History[edit]

In 1247, Mündersbach had its first documentary mention.

Politics[edit]

Community council[edit]

The council is made up of 13 council members, including the extraofficial mayor (Bürgermeister), who were elected in a majority vote in a municipal election on 13 June 2004.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

Transport[edit]

The community lies directly on Bundesstraße 413 from Bendorf to Hachenburg. The nearest Autobahn interchanges are in Dierdorf, Neuwied and Ransbach-Baumbach on the A 3 (CologneFrankfurt), each some 15 km away. The nearest InterCityExpress stop is the railway station at Montabaur on the Cologne-Frankfurt high-speed rail line. Trains reach both cities in 30 to 40 minutes.

Public institutions[edit]

The community has at its disposal a floodlit sporting ground and a tennis court with three places. The village’s children can enjoy themselves at public playing fields and playgrounds. There is also a community house (multipurpose hall) in Mündersbach with a modern kindergarten as well as a community bakehouse with a long baking tradition.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2017 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2018.

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