Hückelhoven

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Hückelhoven
Coat of arms of Hückelhoven
Coat of arms
Hückelhoven  is located in Germany
Hückelhoven
Hückelhoven
Location of Hückelhoven within Heinsberg district
Heinsberg (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaViersen (district)Aachen (district)Düren (district)Rhein-Erft-KreisRhein-Kreis NeussMönchengladbachNetherlandsWegbergHeinsbergÜbach-PalenbergGangeltSelfkantHückelhovenErkelenzGeilenkirchenWassenbergWaldfeuchtHückelhoven in HS.svg
About this image
Coordinates: 51°03′39″N 6°13′11″E / 51.06083°N 6.21972°E / 51.06083; 6.21972Coordinates: 51°03′39″N 6°13′11″E / 51.06083°N 6.21972°E / 51.06083; 6.21972
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Köln
District Heinsberg
Government
 • Mayor Bernd Jansen (CDU)
Area
 • Total 61.27 km2 (23.66 sq mi)
Elevation 75 m (246 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 39,423
 • Density 640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 41836
Dialling codes 02433
Vehicle registration HS
Website www.hueckelhoven.de

Hückelhoven is a town in the district of Heinsberg, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated on the river Rur, approx. 10 km east of Heinsberg, 20 km south-west of Mönchengladbach and approx. 15 km from the border with the Netherlands.

Town parts[edit]

  • Altmyhl
  • Baal
  • Brachelen
  • Doveren
  • Hilfarth
  • Hückelhoven
  • Kleingladbach
  • Millich
  • Ratheim
  • Rurich
  • Schaufenberg

Town twinning[edit]

References[edit]