Kreuztal

Kreuztal

Coat of arms

Kreuztal

Location of Kreuztal within Siegen-Wittgenstein district 

Coordinates: 50°58′N 7°58′E / 50.967°N 7.967°E / 50.967; 7.967Coordinates: 50°58′N 7°58′E / 50.967°N 7.967°E / 50.967; 7.967

Country
Germany

State
North Rhine-Westphalia

Admin. region
Arnsberg

District
Siegen-Wittgenstein

Government

 • Mayor
Walter Kiß (SPD)

Area

 • Total
70.97 km2 (27.40 sq mi)

Population (2015-12-31)[1]

 • Total
31,500

 • Density
440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)

Time zone
CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)

Postal codes
57223

Dialling codes
02732

Vehicle registration
SI

Website
www.kreuztal.de

Kreuztal is a town in the Siegen-Wittgenstein district, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Contents

1 Geography

1.1 Location
1.2 Geology
1.3 Municipal area’s extent
1.4 Neighbouring communities
1.5 Constituent communities

2 History

2.1 Religion

3 Politics

3.1 Town council
3.2 Coat of arms
3.3 Town/City partnerships

4 Culture and sightseeing

4.1 Theatre
4.2 Museums
4.3 Buildings

4.3.1 Kindelsbergturm
4.3.2 Schloss Junkernhees
4.3.3 Ferndorf Protestant Church
4.3.4 Krombach Protestant Reformed Church
4.3.5 Dreslers Park
4.3.6 Altenberg
4.3.7 “Ewiger Fuhrmann” wind generator
4.3.8 Kaiser Wilhelm Gallery
4.3.9 Gasthof Hambloch

4.4 Sport
4.5 Regular sporting events

5 Economy and infrastructure

5.1 Transport
5.2 Established businesses
5.3 Education

6 Personalities

6.1 Honorary citizens
6.2 Sons and daughters of the town

7 Outing destinations in the area
8 References
9 External links

Geography[edit]
Location[edit]
Kreuztal is a town in the low mountains of the northern Siegerland and lies at the western edge of the Rothaargebirge about 10 km north of Siegen.
Across the municipal area from the east flows the Ferndorfbach, swinging to the south in the inner town and leaving the municipal area through the constituent community of Buschhütten.
In the northern municipal area rises the Littfe, which then runs through the constituent communities of Burgholdinghausen, Littfeld, Krombach, Eichen and Fellinghausen before emptying into the Ferndorfbach in the inner town. Further tributary brooks to the Littfe are the Langebach, the Heimkäuser Bach, the Breitenbach, the Krombach, the Stendenbach and the Bockenbach.
In the town’s west end rises the Heesbach, which then runs thr
제목없음