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Neuwied
Neuwied
Neuwied
Coat of arms of Neuwied
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Neuwied
Elevation
60 m (200 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)
 • Total 64,765
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
56501–56567
Dialling codes 02631 und 02622
Vehicle registration NR
Website www.neuwied.de

Neuwied is a German town in Rhineland-Palatinate. It is on the north/west side of the Rhine River, about 10 km (6.2 mi) northwest from Koblenz. About 70,000 people live there.

Geography

The 86,5 square kilometres of area are divided in the districts of:

  • Altwied
  • Block
  • Engers
  • Feldkirchen
  • Gladbach
  • Heimbach-Weis
  • Irlich
  • Niederbieber
  • Oberbieber
  • Rodenbach
  • Segendorf
  • Torney

Infrastructure

Neuwied is connected to the German network of Bundesstraßen (national routes) (here: B9, B42 and B256). The Autobahnen (motorways) A3, A48 and A61 are quickly reachable from Neuwied. Using the Koblenz main station, all rhine railways and the Intercity network of Germany are available.

Industry

There is a lot of industry in Neuwied, for example the production of building materials, metals and big-sized machines.

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