Grafschaft, Rhineland


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Coordinates: 50°34′17″N 7°05′49″E / 50.57139°N 7.09694°E / 50.57139; 7.09694Coordinates: 50°34′17″N 7°05′49″E / 50.57139°N 7.09694°E / 50.57139; 7.09694
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Ahrweiler
  Mayor Achim Juchem (CDU)
  Total 57.55 km2 (22.22 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
  Total 10,944
  Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 53501
Dialling codes 02641; 02225 (Ortsteile Eckendorf und Gelsdorf)
Vehicle registration AW

Grafschaft is a municipality in the district of Ahrweiler, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated approximately 20 km south of Bonn.

Grafschaft is famous for its Rheinischer Zuckerrübensirup a PGI protected sugar-beet syrup.

The following 17 villages belong to Grafschaft:

The total population is 11,500 inhabitants.

It has been used as a special stage for the Rallye Deutschland.


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