Wissen (Verbandsgemeinde)

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The community association knowledge is an administrative unit in the form of a local authority Old churches in the district (Westerwald ) in Rhineland- Palatinate. The municipality includes the city of knowledge and five independent local churches, the county seat is located in the eponymous city of knowledge.


The municipality is located in a predominantly wooded hills between the Westerwald and the winner's country. To the south west the victory flows through the municipal area.

Association members of communities

(Population at 31 December 2012)

Population Development

Development of population figures, based on the present territory of the municipality of knowledge; the values ​​from 1871 to 1987 based on population censuses:


Association of municipal

The association council knowledge consists of 32 volunteer council members, who were elected at the municipal election held on 7 June 2009 of personalized proportional representation, and the full-time mayor as chairman.

The distribution of seats in the federation council:


In the state elections of the municipality of knowledge belonging to communities belonging to the Constituency 02- old churches, in federal elections for constituency 198 - Neuwied.