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Coat of arms of the local community Kaltenborn
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Coordinates: 50 ° 24 '  N , 7 ° 1'  E

Basic data
State : Rhineland-Palatinate
County : Ahrweiler
Association municipality : Adenau
Height : 437 m above sea level NHN
Area : 21.82 km 2
Residents: 346 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density : 16 inhabitants per km 2
Postal code : 53520
Area code : 02691
License plate : AW
Community key : 07 1 31 037
Community structure: 4 districts
Association administration address: Kirchstrasse 15
53518 Adenau
Website : www.kaltenborn-eifel.de
Local Mayor : Manfred Hoffmann
Location of the local community of Kaltenborn in the Ahrweiler district
Remagen Grafschaft (Rheinland) Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler Sinzig Bad Breisig Brohl-Lützing Gönnersdorf (bei Bad Breisig) Waldorf (Rheinland-Pfalz) Burgbrohl Wassenach Glees Niederzissen Wehr (Eifel) Galenberg Oberzissen Brenk Königsfeld (Eifel) Schalkenbach Dedenbach Niederdürenbach Oberdürenbach Weibern (Eifel) Kempenich Hohenleimbach Spessart (Brohltal) Heckenbach Kesseling Kalenborn (bei Altenahr) Berg (bei Ahrweiler) Kirchsahr Lind (bei Altenahr) Rech Dernau Mayschoß Altenahr Ahrbrück Hönningen Kaltenborn Adenau Herschbroich Meuspath Leimbach (bei Adenau) Dümpelfeld Nürburg (Gemeinde) Müllenbach (bei Adenau) Quiddelbach Hümmel Ohlenhard Wershofen Aremberg Wiesemscheid Kottenborn Wimbach Honerath Bauler (Landkreis Ahrweiler) Senscheid Pomster Dankerath Trierscheid Barweiler Reifferscheid Sierscheid Harscheid (bei Adenau) Dorsel Hoffeld (Eifel) Wirft Rodder Müsch Eichenbach Antweiler Fuchshofen Winnerath Insul Schuld (Ahr) Nordrhein-Westfalen Landkreis Neuwied Landkreis Vulkaneifel Landkreis Mayen-Koblenzmap
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Kaltenborn seen from the Hohe Acht

Kaltenborn is a municipality in the Ahrweiler district in Rhineland-Palatinate . It belongs to the Adenau community .


Kaltenborn is located in the center of the Hocheifel at the foot of the Hohe Acht , which is 747  m above sea level. NHN highest elevation in the Eifel, in the midst of a hilly landscape with extensive forest areas. Due to its scenic location, the place is also shaped by tourism. The districts of Jammelshofen , Herschbach and Hochacht as well as the residential areas Hotel Hohe Acht, Mühlenhof and Rosenhof belong to Kaltenborn .

The Herschbach flows through Kaltenborn .


On November 7, 1970, the previously independent community of Jammelshofen was incorporated into Kaltenborn.

Population development

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

year Residents
1815 112
1835 145
1871 101
1905 103
1939 472
1950 272
year Residents
1961 373
1970 386
1987 343
1997 406
2005 421
2019 346


Municipal council

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


Manfred Hoffmann became mayor of Kaltenborn in the summer of 2014. In the direct election on May 26, 2019, he was confirmed in his office with 61.76% of the votes.

Hoffmann's predecessor Wilfried Börder had held the office for 15 years.


On December 22, 1982, a US fighter plane crashed. Air Force from Bitburg near Herschbach. The pilot was killed in the crash. He was honored with a memorial stone ( ).

See also

Web links

Commons : Kaltenborn  - 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 (ed.): Official directory of the municipalities and parts of the municipality. Status: January 2019 [ Version 2020 is available. ] . S. 6 (PDF; 3 MB).
  3. Official municipality directory (= State Statistical Office of Rhineland-Palatinate [Hrsg.]: Statistical volumes . Volume 407 ). Bad Ems February 2016, p. 167 (PDF; 2.8 MB).
  4. State Statistical Office Rhineland-Palatinate - regional data
  5. ^ The Regional Returning Officer Rhineland-Palatinate: Local elections 2019, city and municipal council elections
  6. a b Farewell to the former mayor Wilfried Börder. In: Blick Aktuell. Krupp Verlags GmbH, Sinzig, September 17, 2014, accessed on August 8, 2020 .
  7. ^ The Regional Returning Officer Rhineland-Palatinate: direct elections 2019. see Adenau, Verbandsgemeinde, 16th line of results. Retrieved August 8, 2020 .
  8. Captain Jeffrey Roether. In: Project Get Out and Walk. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016 ; accessed on January 27, 2016 (English).
  9. Illustration of the memorial stone on the Kaltenborn homepage. Retrieved May 30, 2016 .