Neidenstein

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Neidenstein
View of the town
View of the town
Coat of arms of Neidenstein
Coat of arms
Neidenstein  is located in Germany
Neidenstein
Neidenstein
Coordinates: 49°19′N 08°53′E / 49.317°N 8.883°E / 49.317; 8.883Coordinates: 49°19′N 08°53′E / 49.317°N 8.883°E / 49.317; 8.883
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Karlsruhe
District Rhein-Neckar-Kreis
Government
 • Mayor Peter Reichert
Area
 • Total 8.48 km2 (3.27 sq mi)
Elevation 173 m (568 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,779
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 74933
Dialling codes 07263
Vehicle registration HD
Website [1]

Neidenstein is a village in south western Germany. It is located between Heidelberg and Sinsheim in the Rhein-Neckar district in the state of Baden-Württemberg.

History[edit]

In 1319 Neidenstein was founded by Heinrich von Venningen. Till Neidenstein became a part of Baden in 1805 it belonged to the family of the Lords of Venningen.

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