|• Mayor||Renate Awe|
|• Total||45.54 km2 (17.58 sq mi)|
|Elevation||37 m (121 ft)|
|• Density||17/km2 (45/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
Kalen was first mentioned in a document from 1174. The name "Kalen" is of Slavic origin and means "marsh" or "morass". After 1236, Kalen was expanded as a city with a strong fortification.
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