Cuxhaven (district)

German district of Lower Saxony

Cuxhaven is a district (Landkreis) in Lower Saxony, Germany.

Cuxhaven
Coat of arms of Cuxhaven
Coat of arms
Country Germany
StateLower Saxony
CapitalCuxhaven
Area
 • Total2,057.78 km2 (794.51 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2015)[1]
 • Total198,103
 • Density96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationCUX
Websitelandkreis-cuxhaven.de

It is located on the coast of the North Sea and is enclosed by the river mouths of Elbe and Weser. The coasts are part of the Lower Saxony Wadden Sea National Park.


Towns and municipalitiesEdit

 
Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Cuxhaven
Towns Samtgemeinden
  1. Cuxhaven
  2. Geestland


Free municipalities

  1. Beverstedt
  2. Hagen im Bremischen
  3. Loxstedt
  4. Schiffdorf
  5. Wurster Nordseeküste

1. Börde Lamstedt

  1. Armstorf
  2. Hollnseth
  3. Lamstedt1
  4. Mittelstenahe
  5. Stinstedt

2. Hemmoor

  1. Hechthausen
  2. Hemmoor1, 2
  3. Osten

3. Land Hadeln

  1. Belum
  2. Bülkau
  3. Cadenberge
  4. Ihlienworth
  5. Neuenkirchen
  6. Neuhaus (Oste)
  7. Nordleda
  8. Oberndorf
  9. Odisheim
  10. Osterbruch
  11. Otterndorf1, 2
  12. Steinau
  13. Wanna
  14. Wingst
1seat of the Samtgemeinde; 2town

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