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Lage von Gonbach in Deutschland
base data
Land of the Federal Republic: Rhineland-Palatinate
district: Thunder mountain circle
convention community: Winnweiler
geographical situation:
Coordinates: 49° 33 ′ N, 7° 54 ′ O
49° 33 ′ N, 7° 54 ′ O
surface: 2.92 km ²
inhabitants: 512 (July 2004)
population density: 175 inhabitants for each km ²
municipality keys:
Postal zip code: 67724
preselection: 06302
Kfz characteristics: KIB
municipality arrangement: Localities
of the local administration:

Website: www.gonbach.de
mayor: Friedrich again

Gonbach is a place in the thunder mountain circle in Rhineland-Palatinate and belonged to the convention community Winnweiler.

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Gonbach is appropriate on the right of the river Alsenz 1 km above Münchweiler on a steep hill in 283 m height.


of hill graves prove that in the area already Celts settled. 1019 took place the first documentary mention as „down “and „Oberganenbach “. Since the Middle Ages until 1972 Gonbach belonged administratively to Münchweiler, then it was assigned to the convention community Winnweiler and received its own local mayor.



Gonbach dedicates itself - over its culture and Sportverein (KSV) - above all dialect to the care of the Pfälzer and organizes since 1984 annually in October „the dialect poet contest Gonbach “, which exhibits the secondarylongest tradition of all competitions. Contrary to the others in Gonbach compromiseless the Endreim is demanded. Most successful participant with so far five first places is Rolf Büssecker.


over the federal highway 48 to the west of Münchweiler as well as the motorway 63 north of it is tied up Gonbach to the supraregional road system. In addition by Münchweiler the Alsenztalbahn , a Nebenstrecke of the German course ( Kaiserslautern runs - being gene).

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