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Coat of arms of Kirchen
Coat of arms
Kirchen   is located in Germany
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Altenkirchen
Municipal assoc. Kirchen (Sieg)
 • Mayor Wolfgang Müller (CDU)
 • Total 39.59 km2 (15.29 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,549
 • Density 220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 57548
Dialling codes 02741
Vehicle registration AK

Kirchen is a town and climatic spa in the district of Altenkirchen in the north of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the river Sieg, approx. 12 km southwest of Siegen. Among its notable features is the Freusburg castle.

Kirchen is the seat of the

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