Obererbach, Westerwaldkreis

Obererbach
Coat of arms of Obererbach
Obererbach is located in Germany
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Obererbach
Coordinates 50°26′33″N 7°58′0″E / 50.4425°N 7.966667°E / 50.4425; 7.966667Coordinates: 50°26′33″N 7°58′0″E / 50.4425°N 7.966667°E / 50.4425; 7.966667
Administration
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Westerwaldkreis
Municipal assoc. Wallmerod
Mayor Reinhard Krämer
Basic statistics
Area 2.60 km2 (1.00 sq mi)
Elevation 240 m  (787 ft)
Population 531 (31 December 2010)[1]
 - Density 204 /km2 (529 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate WW
Postal code 56414
Area code 06435
Website http://www.obererbach.de.vu

Obererbach is an Ortsgemeinde – a community belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde – in the Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

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Geography

Location

The community lies in the Westerwald between Montabaur and Limburg an der Lahn. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Wallmerod, a kind of collective municipality. Its seat is in the like-named town.

History

In 1290, Obererbach had its first documentary mention as Erlebach.

Politics

Community council

The council is made up of 12 council members who were elected in a majority vote in a municipal election on 13 June 2004.

Economy and infrastructure

Transport

Running right through the community is Kreisstraße (district road) 160, which joins Bundesstraße 8 in Malmeneich. The nearest Autobahn interchange is Montabaur on the A 3 (CologneFrankfurt), some 7 km away. The nearest InterCityExpress stop is the railway station at Montabaur on the Cologne-Frankfurt high-speed rail line.

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This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.



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