Hamm, Bitburg-Prüm

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Entering Hamm.jpg
Coat of arms of Hamm
Coat of arms
Hamm  is located in Germany
Location of Hamm within Eifelkreis Bitburg-Prüm district
Hamm in BIT.svg
Coordinates: 50°01′00″N 06°25′06″E / 50.01667°N 6.41833°E / 50.01667; 6.41833Coordinates: 50°01′00″N 06°25′06″E / 50.01667°N 6.41833°E / 50.01667; 6.41833
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Eifelkreis Bitburg-Prüm
Municipal assoc. Bitburger Land
 • Mayor Ferdinand Graf von und zu Westerholt und Gysenberg
 • Total 1.73 km2 (0.67 sq mi)
Elevation 113 m (371 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 24
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 54636
Dialling codes 06569
Vehicle registration BIT
Website Hamm at the Bitburger Land website www.bitburgerland.de
Hamm Castle as seen from the main street
Hamm Castle as seen from the north

Hamm is a municipality in the district of Bitburg-Prüm, in Rhineland-Palatinate, western Germany.

Hamm consists of only a few houses along the Hauptstrasse (main street). It is overlooked by Hamm Castle which dates back to the 11th century and is one of the largest medieval castles in the Eifel region.[2]