Rosenheim (Altenkirchen district)
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|County :||Altenkirchen (Westerwald)|
|Association municipality :||Betzdorf-Gebhardshain|
|Height :||400 m above sea level NHN|
|Area :||4.1 km 2|
|Residents:||755 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Population density :||184 inhabitants per km 2|
|Postal code :||57520|
|Area code :||02747|
|License plate :||AK|
|Community key :||07 1 32 095|
|Association administration address:||Hellerstraße 2
|Local Mayor :||Bernd Mockenhaupt|
|Location of the local community Rosenheim (Altenkirchen district) in the Altenkirchen district (Westerwald)|
The local community is located in the northern Westerwald between Betzdorf and Hachenburg ; Neighboring communities are Elkenroth in the northeast, Nauroth in the southeast, Luckenbach in the southwest and Malberg in the west.
Rosenheim used to be called Kotzenroth , which can be traced back to the Old High German first name Cozo from the time of clearing. The renaming was applied for by the residents, after many years of dispute the name Rosenheim was accepted by the authorities in 1963. It is named after the Rossbach flowing through Rosenheim , a brook that flows into the Kleine Nister . The place is still called Kotzert in dialect - especially by older residents .
The development of the population of Rosenheim, the values from 1871 to 1987 are based on censuses:
The local mayor of Rosenheim is Bernd Mockenhaupt. In the direct election on May 26, 2019, he was re-elected with 75.45% of the vote.
The Catholic Church of St. James, which was built in 1904 from locally mined basalt, is now a listed building.
- Konrad Fuchs: History of the Gebhardshain Association. 1815-1970. Mainz 1982, ISBN 3-87439-082-9 .
- State Statistical Office of Rhineland-Palatinate - population status 2019, districts, municipalities, association communities ( help on this ).
- State Statistical Office Rhineland-Palatinate - regional data
- The Regional Officer Rhineland-Palatinate: City Council Election 2019 Rosenheim. Retrieved November 15, 2019 .
- The Regional Officer Rhineland-Palatinate: direct elections 2019. see Betzdorf-Gebhardshain, Verbandsgemeinde, 14th line of results. Retrieved November 15, 2019 .