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Coat of arms of the local community Allenfeld
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Coordinates: 49 ° 52 '  N , 7 ° 40'  E

Basic data
State : Rhineland-Palatinate
County : Bad Kreuznach
Association municipality : Rudesheim
Height : 375 m above sea level NHN
Area : 2.98 km 2
Residents: 201 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density : 67 inhabitants per km 2
Postal code : 55595
Area code : 06756
License plate : KH
Community key : 07 1 33 002
Association administration address: Nahestrasse 63
55593 Rüdesheim
Website :
Local Mayor : Florian Keller
Location of the local community Allenfeld in the Bad Kreuznach district
Bad Kreuznach Kirn Biebelsheim Pfaffen-Schwabenheim Pleitersheim Volxheim Hackenheim Frei-Laubersheim Neu-Bamberg Fürfeld Tiefenthal (Rheinhessen) Traisen (Nahe) Norheim Altenbamberg Hochstätten Feilbingert Hallgarten (Pfalz) Niederhausen (Nahe) Oberhausen an der Nahe Duchroth Bad Sobernheim Auen (Hunsrück) Bärweiler Daubach (Hunsrück) Ippenschied Kirschroth Langenthal (Hunsrück) Lauschied Martinstein Meddersheim Merxheim (Nahe) Bad Sobernheim Monzingen Nußbaum Odernheim am Glan Rehbach (bei Sobernheim) Seesbach Staudernheim Weiler bei Monzingen Winterburg Bretzenheim Dorsheim Guldental Langenlonsheim Laubenheim Rümmelsheim Windesheim Daxweiler Dörrebach Eckenroth Roth (bei Stromberg) Schöneberg (Hunsrück) Schweppenhausen Seibersbach Stromberg (Hunsrück) Waldlaubersheim Warmsroth Kirn Bärenbach (bei Idar-Oberstein) Becherbach bei Kirn Brauweiler (Rheinland-Pfalz) Bruschied Hahnenbach Heimweiler Heinzenberg (bei Kirn) Hennweiler Hochstetten-Dhaun Horbach (bei Simmertal) Kellenbach Königsau Limbach (bei Kirn) Meckenbach (bei Kirn) Oberhausen bei Kirn Otzweiler Schneppenbach Schwarzerden Simmertal Weitersborn Abtweiler Becherbach (Pfalz) Breitenheim Callbach Desloch Hundsbach Jeckenbach Lettweiler Löllbach Meisenheim Raumbach Rehborn Reiffelbach Schmittweiler Schweinschied Allenfeld Argenschwang Bockenau Boos (Nahe) Braunweiler Burgsponheim Dalberg (bei Bad Kreuznach) Gebroth Gutenberg (bei Bad Kreuznach) Hargesheim Hergenfeld Hüffelsheim Mandel (Gemeinde) Münchwald Oberstreit Roxheim Rüdesheim (Nahe) Schloßböckelheim Sankt Katharinen (bei Bad Kreuznach) Sommerloch (bei Bad Kreuznach) Spabrücken Spall Sponheim Waldböckelheim Wallhausen (bei Bad Kreuznach) Weinsheim (bei Bad Kreuznach) Winterbach (Soonwald) Rhein-Hunsrück-Kreis Landkreis Birkenfeld Landkreis Mainz-Bingen Hessen Landkreis Alzey-Worms Landkreis Kusel Donnersbergkreismap
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Parish hall in the center of the village

Allenfeld is a municipality in the Bad Kreuznach district in Rhineland-Palatinate . It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde Rüdesheim .


Allenfeld is located in the southern Hunsrück , between the Soonwald and the Gauchswald .


The place was first mentioned in 1438 as Aldenfeld . Allenfeld belonged to the Hinteren Grafschaft Sponheim and was assigned to the Margraviate of Baden when the Sponheim possessions were divided in 1776 . After the Left Bank of the Rhine was taken by French revolutionary troops (1794), the place belonged to the canton of Stromberg in the Rhine-Moselle department from 1798 to 1814 . A participant in the Congress of Vienna agreements reached the region and thus Allenfeld 1815 came to the Kingdom of Prussia in 1816 the county Kreuznach in Koblenz assigned, that of 1822 to the Rhine province belonged.

Population development

The development of the population of Allenfeld, the values ​​from 1871 to 1987 are based on censuses:

year Residents
1815 177
1835 204
1871 189
1905 175
1939 141
1950 149
year Residents
1961 142
1970 149
1987 142
1997 197
2005 193
2019 201


Municipal council

The local council in Allenfeld consists of six council members who were elected by a majority vote in the local elections on May 26, 2019 , and the honorary local mayor as chairman.


Local mayor is Florian Keller. Since no applicant could be found for the local election on May 26, 2019, he was elected by the local council and is the successor to Bernd Rohr, who did not run again.

Culture and sights

A highlight point is the cycle path on the routes of the former Kreuznacher Kleinbahnen , which is the on one side Gräfenbach along meanders and on the other hand, the Ellerbachtal runs along. This cycle path finds its highest point in Allenfeld at about 370  m above sea level. NHN . At this apex you will also find the old Allenfeld wine press , in which the orchards from the surrounding fields used to be pressed and processed into must. See also: List of cultural monuments in Allenfeld


Jakob Kessel (born February 4, 1881 in Allenfeld, † June 11, 1965 in Alzey), Reichsbahn chief inspector and politician


Web links

Commons : Allenfeld  - Collection of Images

Individual evidence

  1. a b State Statistical Office of Rhineland-Palatinate - population status 2019, districts, municipalities, association communities ( help on this ).
  2. State Statistical Office Rhineland-Palatinate - regional data
  3. ^ The Regional Returning Officer RLP: City council election 2019 Allenfeld. Retrieved September 16, 2019 .
  4. The regional returning officer RLP: direct elections 2019. see Rüdesheim, Verbandsgemeinde, first line of results. Retrieved September 16, 2019 .