Neustadt an der Weinstrasse

town in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Neustadt an der Weinstraße is a town in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It has about 54,000 people. The main parts of the town's economy are tourism and winegrowing. Every year the town is the location of the German wine harvest festival with the election of the Gerrman wine queen.

Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
Coat of arms of Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
Coat of arms
Location of Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse is located in Germany
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse
Coordinates: 49°21′N 08°09′E / 49.350°N 8.150°E / 49.350; 8.150Coordinates: 49°21′N 08°09′E / 49.350°N 8.150°E / 49.350; 8.150
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictUrban district
Government
 • MayorHans Georg Löffler (CDU)
Area
 • Total117.10 km2 (45.21 sq mi)
Elevation
136 m (446 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total52,999
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
67433, 67434, 67435
Dialling codes06321, 06327
Vehicle registrationNW
Websitewww.neustadt.eu

DistrictsEdit

Its districts are

  • Diedesfeld,
  • Duttweiler,
  • Geinsheim,
  • Gimmeldingen,
  • Haardt,
  • Hambach,
  • Königsbach,
  • Lachen-Speyerdorf,
  • Mußbach, and
  • Winzingen.

Culture and sightsEdit

TrafficEdit

Neustadt have two on-ramps (North and South) of the highway A 65. Except for the central station, the town have a second railroad station (Böbig) and a third (South).

EconomyEdit

Neustadt is the seat of the Hornbach Holding AG and Team Rosberg.

Twin townsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Gemeinden in Deutschland mit Bevölkerung am 31. Dezember 2015" (PDF). Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 2016.

Other websitesEdit