|coat of arms||Germany map|
|Height :||47 m above sea level NHN|
|Area :||4.41 km 2|
|Residents:||197 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Population density :||45 inhabitants per km 2|
|Postal code :||24217|
|Area code :||04344|
|License plate :||PLÖ|
|Community key :||01 0 57 006|
|LOCODE :||DE B6M|
|Office administration address:||Knüll 4
|Mayor :||Ingo Lage ( SPD )|
|Location of the community of Bendfeld in the district of Plön|
Geography and traffic
Bendfeld is about 4 km southeast of Schönberg (Holstein) and just as far from the Baltic Sea. The community borders on the Schmoel, Neuhaus and Salzau estates. Bendfeld is 21 km away from Kiel. Characteristic for Bendfeld are large ponds, old trees and some typical Lower Saxony houses .
Bendfeld was first mentioned under the name Bentvelde when it was sold to Preetz Monastery in 1421 .
The 2018 election resulted in the following:
coat of arms
Blazon : “Divided diagonally by red and silver on the left. Above a broken silver crook, below a blue eyrie pipe grass (Molinia caerulea). "
The community is predominantly agricultural.
The straw flap festival in Bendfeld, which has been taking place for many years, is extremely popular and famous in the Plön district. It is mostly celebrated in the late summer months (end of July / August) and organized by the rural youth at Lake Selenter. In addition to the barn party in Ottenhof (approx. 10 km from Bendfeld), it is the largest summer festival in the village area on Lake Selenter.
- North Statistics Office - Population of the municipalities in Schleswig-Holstein 4th quarter 2019 (XLSX file) (update based on the 2011 census) ( help on this ).
- Aasbüttel - Bordesholm . In: Wolfgang Henze (ed.): Schleswig-Holstein topography: cities and villages of the country . 1st edition. tape 1 . Flying-Kiwi-Verl. Junge, Flensburg 2001, ISBN 3-926055-58-8 , p. 277 .
- Schleswig-Holstein's municipal coat of arms