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Römerberg is a municipality in the Rhein-Pfalz-Kreis, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the left bank of the Rhine, approximately 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) southwest of Speyer.

Römerberg
Church of Saint Sigismund in Heiligenstein
Church of Saint Sigismund in Heiligenstein
Coat of arms of Römerberg
Coat of arms
Location of Römerberg within Rhein-Pfalz-Kreis district
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Römerberg is located in Germany
Römerberg
Römerberg
Römerberg is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Römerberg
Römerberg
Coordinates: 49°17′14″N 8°23′52″E / 49.28722°N 8.39778°E / 49.28722; 8.39778Coordinates: 49°17′14″N 8°23′52″E / 49.28722°N 8.39778°E / 49.28722; 8.39778
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictRhein-Pfalz-Kreis
Municipal assoc.Römerberg-Dudenhofen
Subdivisions3
Government
 • MayorManfred Scharfenberger (CDU)
Area
 • Total27.86 km2 (10.76 sq mi)
Elevation
108 m (354 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,803
 • Density350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
67354
Dialling codes06232
Vehicle registrationRP
Websitewww.roemerberg.de

HistoryEdit

The municipality of Römerberg was established by the fusion of the municipalities of Berghausen, Heiligenstein and Mechtersheim in 1969. The seat of the municipality is in the village Heiligenstein.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2018 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2019.