Bergheim, North Rhine-Westphalia

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Bergheim
Aachen Gate
Aachen Gate
Flag of Bergheim
Coat of arms of Bergheim
Location of Bergheim within Rhein-Erft-Kreis district
Bergheim in BM.svg
Bergheim is located in Germany
Bergheim
Bergheim
Bergheim is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Bergheim
Bergheim
Coordinates: 50°58′N 6°39′E / 50.967°N 6.650°E / 50.967; 6.650Coordinates: 50°58′N 6°39′E / 50.967°N 6.650°E / 50.967; 6.650
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictRhein-Erft-Kreis
Subdivisions15
Government
 • Mayor (2017–25) Volker Mießeler[1] (CDU)
Area
 • Total96.33 km2 (37.19 sq mi)
Elevation
72 m (236 ft)
Population
 (2021-12-31)[2]
 • Total61,807
 • Density640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
50126, 50127, 50129
Dialling codes02271
Vehicle registrationBM
WebsiteKreisstadt Bergheim (in German)

Bergheim is a town in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is the capital of the Rhein-Erft-Kreis. It is about 20 km west of Cologne.

References[change | change source]

  1. Bürgermeisterwahl Kreisstadt Bergheim 25.06.2017, accessed 29 June 2021.
  2. "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2021" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 20 June 2022.

Other websites[change | change source]

  • Media related to Bergheim at Wikimedia Commons