City of Waldkappel
|Height :||413 (399-427) m above sea level NHN|
|Area :||6.79 km²|
|Residents :||33 (Feb 17, 2015)|
|Population density :||5 inhabitants / km²|
|Incorporation :||December 31, 1971|
|Postal code :||37284|
|Area code :||05656|
The place was first mentioned in 1585 under the name Stoltzhausen . In 1939 the place had 60 inhabitants. In the course of the regional reform in Hesse , Stolzhausen came to the city of Waldkappel on December 31, 1971. Previously, the place belonged to the district of Melsungen in the Spangenberg district .
- Stolzhausen, Werra-Meißner district. Historical local dictionary for Hessen. (As of February 9, 2016). In: Landesgeschichtliches Informationssystem Hessen (LAGIS).
- Stolzhausen district on the website of the city of Waldkappel, accessed in February 2016.
- Federal Statistical Office (ed.): Historical municipality directory for the Federal Republic of Germany. Name, border and key number changes in municipalities, counties and administrative districts from May 27, 1970 to December 31, 1982 . W. Kohlhammer GmbH, Stuttgart and Mainz 1983, ISBN 3-17-003263-1 , p. 389 .