Staufenberg, Hesse

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Staufenberg
Burg Staufenberg (Hessen) (0043).JPG
Coat of arms of Staufenberg
Coat of arms
Staufenberg  is located in Germany
Staufenberg
Staufenberg
Location of Staufenberg within Gießen district
Landkreis Gießen Staufenber.png
Coordinates: 50°40′N 8°43′E / 50.667°N 8.717°E / 50.667; 8.717Coordinates: 50°40′N 8°43′E / 50.667°N 8.717°E / 50.667; 8.717
Country Germany
State Hesse
Admin. region Gießen
District Gießen
Government
 • Mayor Horst Münch (SPD)
Area
 • Total 28.13 km2 (10.86 sq mi)
Elevation 190 m (620 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,314
 • Density 300/km2 (770/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 35460
Dialling codes 06406
Vehicle registration GI
Website www.staufenberg.de
Staufenberg seen from the ruins of Staufenberg Castle

Staufenberg is a town in the district of Gießen, in Hesse, Germany. It is situated on the river Lahn, 10 km north of Gießen.

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