Heidekreis

district in Lower Saxony, Germany

Heidekreis (Low Saxon: Landkreis Heidkreis, German: Landkreis Heidekreis) is a district (Landkreis) in Lower Saxony, Germany.

Heidekreis
Coat of arms of Heidekreis
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
CapitalBad Fallingbostel
Government
 • District admin.Manfred Ostermann
Area
 • Total1,873.5 km2 (723.4 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2020)[1]
 • Total140,885
 • Density75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationHK (until 31.7.2011: SFA)
Websitesoltau-fallingbostel.de

Towns and municipalitiesEdit

 
Towns and municipalities in Heidekreis
Towns Samtgemeinden
  1. Bad Fallingbostel
  2. Munster
  3. Schneverdingen
  4. Soltau
  5. Walsrode


Free municipalities

  1. Bispingen
  2. Neuenkirchen
  3. Wietzendorf


Unincorporated area

  1. Osterheide
  1. Ahlden
  2. Eickeloh
  3. Grethem
  4. Hademstorf
  5. Hodenhagen1
  1. Böhme
  2. Frankenfeld
  3. Häuslingen
  4. Rethem1, 2
  1. Buchholz
  2. Essel
  3. Gilten
  4. Lindwedel
  5. Schwarmstedt1
1seat of the Samtgemeinde; 2town

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 52°55′N 9°45′E / 52.92°N 9.75°E / 52.92; 9.75