Limburg an der Lahn

district seat of Landkreis Limburg-Weilburg and town in Hesse, Germany

Limburg an der Lahn (Limburg on the Lahn river) is a German town and the capital of the Kreis Limburg-Weilburg in the west of Hesse.

Limburg an der Lahn
Cathedral with the old Lahn bridge
Cathedral with the old Lahn bridge
Coat of arms of Limburg an der Lahn
Location of Limburg an der Lahn within Limburg-Weilburg district
Limburg in LM.svg
Limburg an der Lahn is located in Germany
Limburg an der Lahn
Limburg an der Lahn
Limburg an der Lahn is located in Hesse
Limburg an der Lahn
Limburg an der Lahn
Coordinates: 50°23′N 8°4′E / 50.383°N 8.067°E / 50.383; 8.067Coordinates: 50°23′N 8°4′E / 50.383°N 8.067°E / 50.383; 8.067
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionGießen
DistrictLimburg-Weilburg
Government
 • MayorMarius Hahn
Area
 • Total45.15 km2 (17.43 sq mi)
Elevation
117 m (384 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total34,808
 • Density770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
65531–65556
Dialling codes06431, 06433 (Ahlbach)
Vehicle registrationLM
Websitewww.limburg.de
Other meanings are at Limburg
Limburg and its districts

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). January 2018.