Neuental is a community in the Schwalm-Eder district in Hesse, Germany.
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|Coordinates: 51°00′N 09°13′E|
|• Mayor||Dr. Philipp Rottwilm|
|• Total||38.65 km2 (14.92 sq mi)|
|Elevation||185-433 m (−1,236 ft)|
|• Density||78/km2 (200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
The community consists of the eight centres of Bischhausen, Dorheim, Gilsa, Neuenhain, Römersberg, Schlierbach, Waltersbrück and Zimmersrode (administrative seat).
The community came into being as part of Hesse's municipal reforms with the amalgamation of the formerly independent communities of Bischhausen, Dorheim, Gilsa, Neuenhain, Römersberg, Schlierbach, Waltersbrück and Zimmersrode into a new greater community of Neuental.
Neuental municipal council is made up of 23 councillors.
(as of municipal elections held on 26 March 2006)
The mayor Kai Knöpper (FDP, but membership currently dormant) was elected on 25 September 2005 with a 64.2% share of the vote.