Schwalm-Eder-Kreis Rural District

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Schwalm-Eder-Kreis
District
Coordinates: 51°02′N 9°22′E / 51.033°N 9.367°E / 51.033; 9.367Coordinates: 51°02′N 9°22′E / 51.033°N 9.367°E / 51.033; 9.367
Country  Germany
State Hesse
Capital Homberg (Efze)
Population (2002)
 • Total 193,003
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Vehicle registration HR

Schwalm-Eder is a Kreis (district) in the north of Hesse, Germany.

Partnerships[change | edit source]

The district has partnerships with

Geography[change | edit source]

The two rivers Schwalm and Eder gave the district its name.

Coat of arms[change | edit source]

Coat of arms The coat of arms shows the lion of Hesse in the top. Below are wavy lines which symbolize the three main rivers in the district, Schwalm, Eder and Fulda.

Towns and municipalities[change | edit source]

Towns Municipalities
  1. Borken
  2. Felsberg
  3. Fritzlar
  4. Gudensberg
  5. Homberg
  6. Melsungen
  7. Neukirchen
  8. Niedenstein
  9. Schwalmstadt
  10. Schwarzenborn
  11. Spangenberg
  1. Bad Zwesten
  2. Edermünde
  3. Frielendorf
  4. Gilserberg
  5. Guxhagen
  6. Jesberg
  7. Knüllwald
  8. Körle
  9. Malsfeld
  1. Morschen
  2. Neuental
  3. Oberaula
  4. Ottrau
  5. Schrecksbach
  6. Wabern
  7. Willingshausen

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