|coat of arms||Germany map|
|County :||Bad Kreuznach|
|Area :||197.06 km 2|
|Residents:||28,582 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Population density :||145 inhabitants per km 2|
|License plate :||KH|
|Association key :||07 1 33 5006|
|Association structure:||32 municipalities|
|Association administration address
|Mayor :||Markus Lüttger ( CDU )|
|Location of the community of Rüdesheim in the Bad Kreuznach district|
The Verbandsgemeinde Rüdesheim is an administrative unit in the legal form of a regional authority in the Bad Kreuznach district in Rhineland-Palatinate . The Verbandsgemeinde includes 32 independent local communities , the administrative seat is in the eponymous community of Rüdesheim an der Nahe .
As of January 1, 2017, five communities were incorporated from the Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg community, which was dissolved at the same time .
Association members communities
|Local parish||Area (km²)||Residents|
|Oberhausen on the Nahe||3.31||364|
(Residents on December 31, 2019)
The Verbandsgemeinde Rüdesheim was created as part of the functional and territorial reform that began in the 1960s with the Eighth State Law on Administrative Simplification in the State of Rhineland-Palatinate of July 28, 1970, which came into force on November 7, 1970, through the merger of the former Waldböckelheim offices and Wallhausen as well as nine municipalities of the Rüdesheim office and three municipalities of the Winterburg office .
The development of the number of inhabitants in relation to the area of today's Verbandsgemeinde Rüdesheim; the values from 1871 to 1987 are based on censuses:
Association municipal council
The Verbandsgemeinderat Rüdesheim consists of 36 honorary council members, who were elected in a personalized proportional representation in the local elections on February 18, 2018 , and the full-time mayor as chairman.
The early election was necessary due to the inclusion of five new local communities from the former Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg community .
The next election will take place in 2024 in the normal rhythm of local elections.
The distribution of seats in the municipal council:
- FWG = Free Voting Community Verbandsgemeinde Rüdesheim eV
Markus Lüttger (CDU) has been the full-time mayor of the Rüdesheim community since 2008. In the direct election on February 18, 2018, he was confirmed in office for a further eight years with 87.77% of the vote.
- State Statistical Office Rhineland-Palatinate - population status 2019, districts, municipalities, association communities ( help on this ).
- State Statistical Office Rhineland-Palatinate - regional data
- Rhein-Zeitung - Oeffentlicher Anzeiger: Sovereign primary election victory: Markus Lüttger remains VG mayor in Rüdesheim. February 19, 2018, accessed November 24, 2019 .