Wegberg

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Wegberg
Coat of arms of Wegberg
Coat of arms
Location of Wegberg
Wegberg is located in Germany
Wegberg
Wegberg
Wegberg is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Wegberg
Wegberg
Coordinates: 51°08′30″N 6°16′45″E / 51.14167°N 6.27917°E / 51.14167; 6.27917Coordinates: 51°08′30″N 6°16′45″E / 51.14167°N 6.27917°E / 51.14167; 6.27917
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictHeinsberg Rural District
Foundedyear founded
Government
 • MayorMichael Stock (SPD)
Area
 • Total84.34 km2 (32.56 sq mi)
Elevation
61 m (200 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total28,165
 • Density330/km2 (860/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
41844
Dialling codes02431, 02432, 02434, 02436, 02161
Vehicle registrationHS, ERK, GK
Websitewww.wegberg.de

Wegberg is a town in the very west of Germany, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Is has 40 town subdivisions.

Geography[change | change source]

Wegberg is located between Mönchengladbach and Erkelenz. Wegberg is in the Naturpark Maas-Schwalm-Nette, a nature and wildlife park.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.