Neuenburg am Rhein
|Neuenburg am Rhein|
|• Mayor||Joachim Schuster (CDU)|
|• Total||44.12 km2 (17.03 sq mi)|
|Elevation||230 m (750 ft)|
|• Density||270/km2 (710/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Imperial City of Neuenburg|
|Free Imperial City of the Holy Roman Empire|
|Capital||Neuenburg am Rhein|
|Historical era||Middle Ages|
|•||Founded by Duke Berchtold IV||1175|
|•||Granted Reichsfreiheit by Emp. Frederick II||1219 (confirmed 1274) 1219|
|•||Adolphine privileges||24 December 1292|
|•||Destroyed by flooding||1302|
|•||To Further Austria||1311|
Neuenburg am Rhein is a town in the district Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. It is situated on the right bank of the Rhine, 18 km northeast of Mulhouse, and 28 km north of Basel.
Since 1991 the mayor of Neuenburg is Joachim Schuster (CDU) (born 1956), he was reelected in 1999, 2007 and 2015.
However, the election of 2015 must be repeated.
Sons and daughters of the town
- Uli Edel (born 1947), film director
- Mike Jenkins (American football) (born 1985), American footballer
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