Reinheim

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Reinheim
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Reinheim
Coat of arms
Location of Reinheim within Darmstadt-Dieburg district
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Reinheim is located in Germany
Reinheim
Reinheim
Reinheim is located in Hesse
Reinheim
Reinheim
Coordinates: 49°49′37″N 8°49′51″E / 49.82694°N 8.83083°E / 49.82694; 8.83083Coordinates: 49°49′37″N 8°49′51″E / 49.82694°N 8.83083°E / 49.82694; 8.83083
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DistrictDarmstadt-Dieburg
Government
 • MayorKarl Hartmann (SPD)
Area
 • Total27.70 km2 (10.70 sq mi)
Elevation
165 m (541 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total16,346
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
64348–64354
Dialling codes06162
Vehicle registrationDA
Websitewww.reinheim.de

Reinheim is a town in the Darmstadt-Dieburg district, in Hesse, Germany. It is situated 14 kilometres (9 miles) southeast of Darmstadt.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns - Sister cities[edit]

Reinheim is twinned with:

Districts[edit]

Reinheim consist of Reinheim, Spachbrücken, Ueberau, Georgenhausen and Zeilhard, there are three small housing areas called Hundertmorgen, Dilshofen and Orscheläcker. Orscheläcker is a part of Spachbrücken, Hundertmorgen and Dilshofen are not a part of Reinheim, but they affiliate magistrate Reinheim.

Transport[edit]

Reinheim has had a railway station since 1871 and bus.

Personalities[edit]

  • Julius Scriba (1848-1905), physician and botanist
  • Julius Scriba (1866-1937), pharmacist
  • Wilhelm von Willich von Pöllnitz (1807-1887), administrative officer and deputy of the 1st and 2nd chamber of the provinces of the Grand Duchy of Hesse

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand am 31.12.2018". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). July 2019.