Otterbach

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This article is about municipality in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. For other uses, see Otterbach (disambiguation).
Otterbach
Coat of arms of Otterbach
Coat of arms
Otterbach  is located in Germany
Otterbach
Otterbach
Coordinates: 49°29′13″N 7°44′03″E / 49.48694°N 7.73417°E / 49.48694; 7.73417Coordinates: 49°29′13″N 7°44′03″E / 49.48694°N 7.73417°E / 49.48694; 7.73417
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Kaiserslautern
Municipal assoc. Otterbach-Otterberg
Government
 • Mayor Brigitte Hörhammer (CDU)
Area
 • Total 6.19 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Elevation 215 m (705 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,007
 • Density 650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 67731
Dialling codes 06301
Vehicle registration KL
Website www.vg-otterbach.de

Otterbach is a municipality in the district of Kaiserslautern, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the river Lauter, approx. 5 km north of Kaiserslautern.

Otterbach was the seat of the former Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Otterbach, which merged into the new Verbandsgemeinde Otterbach-Otterberg in 2014.

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