Schleiden

town in the Euskirchen district, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Schleiden is a town in Euskirchen, a district (Kreis) in North Rhine-Westphalia.

Schleiden
Aerial view
Aerial view
Flag of Schleiden
Coat of arms of Schleiden
Location of Schleiden within Euskirchen district
Schleiden in EU.svg
Schleiden is located in Germany
Schleiden
Schleiden
Schleiden is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Schleiden
Schleiden
Coordinates: 50°31′59″N 06°28′00″E / 50.53306°N 6.46667°E / 50.53306; 6.46667Coordinates: 50°31′59″N 06°28′00″E / 50.53306°N 6.46667°E / 50.53306; 6.46667
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictEuskirchen
Government
 • MayorIngo Pfennings (CDU)
Area
 • Total122.09 km2 (47.14 sq mi)
Elevation
456 m (1,496 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total12,934
 • Density110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
53937
Dialling codes02445
Vehicle registrationEU, SLE
Websitewww.schleiden.de

HistoryEdit

Historical affiliations

  County of Luxembourg 1271–1353
  Duchy of Luxembourg 1353–1795
  French Republic 1795–1804
  French Empire 1804–1815
  Kingdom of Prussia 1815–1871
  German Empire 1871–1918
  Weimar Republic 1918–1933
  Nazi Germany 1933–1945
  Allied-occupied Germany 1945–1949
  West Germany 1949–1990
  Germany 1990–present

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.