Naunheim is a municipality in the district of Mayen -Koblenz in Rhineland- Palatinate. It belongs to the municipality May Field, which has its headquarters in the city Polch.


The place is located in the front Eifel, on the edge of Elzbachtals.

Adjacent neighboring communities Naunheim are (from north clockwise): Mertloch, Gierschnach, City Munstermaifeld, Pillig and Roes.


Naunheim was first mentioned as a villa Nuenheim in 1210. 1563 included the town 35 and 1684 30 fireplaces. Gorgeous country they belonged to the late 18th century to the Electorate of Trier and was under the administration of the Office Münster- May- field. Naunheim was the seat of a home Burgers in High Court in Münster - May- field.

The development of the population of Naunheim, the values ​​from 1871 to 1987 based on population censuses:


Parish council

The local council in Naunheim consists of eight council members, who were elected at the municipal election held on 7 June 2009 by majority vote, and the honorary mayor as chairman.

Coat of arms

Since 1978 Naunheim leads a coat of arms: "Under a silver shield in three main black mussels in a red -winning golden eagle."

The winning golden eagle in front of the red box is the coat of arms taken from Dadenberg. The three shells are the crest symbols of Count Metternich. The Count von Metternich was the owner of the castle Naunheim.


Bernd Stelter sings about the place in his song " At the village festival in Naunheim ".