Eschweiler (Bad Münstereifel)

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Coordinates: 50 ° 34 ′ 22 ″  N , 6 ° 44 ′ 28 ″  E
Height : 366 m
Area : 4.42 km²
Residents : 577  (December 31, 2018)
Population density : 131 inhabitants / km²
Incorporation : 1st July 1969
Postal code : 53902
Area code : 02253
Eschweiler (Bad Münstereifel)

Location of Eschweiler in Bad Münstereifel

Eschweiler (Bad Münstereifel), aerial photo (2015)
Eschweiler (Bad Münstereifel), aerial photo (2015)

Eschweiler is a western district of Bad Münstereifel in the Euskirchen district in North Rhine-Westphalia .

Location and traffic

The district road K 45 runs through Eschweiler towards Mechernich - Weiler am Berge ., A side road of the B 51 . The next motorway exit is Bad Münstereifel / Mechernich on the A 1 . The Eschweilerbach flows into the Erft to the east of Eschweiler .


Eschweiler was first mentioned in a document in 1115 when the residents paid tithe to the collegiate church of St. Chrysanthus and Daria in Bad Münstereifel. 1554/1555 - Eschweiler belonged to the Duchy of Jülich at that time - the residents had to hand over jurisdiction to the Münstereifel High Court. At a later stage the place came to office Münstereifel and formed with together with Kalkar and Weiler am Berge a Honnschaft . In 1804 the village church was elevated to a parish church . With the Congress of Vienna the place became an independent municipality. On July 1, 1969, the previously independent municipality of Eschweiler was incorporated into Bad Münstereifel.


St. Margareta, aerial photo (2015)
Astropeiler on the Stockert near Bad Münstereifel- Eschweiler


To the west of the district is the Golf Club Bad Münstereifel.

Web links

Commons : Eschweiler  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Population figures . Retrieved March 11, 2019 .
  2. Martin Bünermann: The communities of the first reorganization program in North Rhine-Westphalia . Deutscher Gemeindeverlag, Cologne 1970, p. 87 .
  3. Eschweiler Valley nature reserve