Münzenberg

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Münzenberg
View of Münzenberg
View of Münzenberg
Coat of arms of Münzenberg
Coat of arms
Münzenberg  is located in Germany
Münzenberg
Münzenberg
Coordinates: 50°27′12″N 8°46′34″E / 50.45333°N 8.77611°E / 50.45333; 8.77611Coordinates: 50°27′12″N 8°46′34″E / 50.45333°N 8.77611°E / 50.45333; 8.77611
Country Germany
State Hesse
Admin. region Darmstadt
District Wetteraukreis
Government
 • Mayor Hans Jürgen Zeiß (CDU)
Area
 • Total 31.63 km2 (12.21 sq mi)
Elevation 205 m (673 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,596
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 35516
Dialling codes 06033/06004
Vehicle registration FB
Website www.muenzenberg.de

Münzenberg is a town in the Wetteraukreis district in Hesse, Germany. It is located 13 km north of Friedberg, and 16 km southeast of Gießen. The castle of Münzenberg is outside the town.

Population development[edit]

Year 1939 1961 1970 2002 2007 2011 2012 2015
Inhabitants 930 1245 1218 5646 5648 5611 5584 5596
Market place
Protestant church

Born in Münzenberg[edit]

  • Theodor Morell (1886-1948), born in the district of Trais, physician, from 1936 to 1945 private physician of Adolf Hitler

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