Neumünster

city in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Neumünster (Low Saxon: Niemünster, Neemünster; North Frisian: Naimünster) is a city in the middle of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. In 2015 about 79,000 people lived there.

Neumünster
City hall
City hall
Coat of arms of Neumünster
Coat of arms
Location of Neumünster
Neumünster is located in Germany
Neumünster
Neumünster
Neumünster is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Neumünster
Neumünster
Coordinates: 54°04′17″N 09°59′24″E / 54.07139°N 9.99000°E / 54.07139; 9.99000Coordinates: 54°04′17″N 09°59′24″E / 54.07139°N 9.99000°E / 54.07139; 9.99000
CountryGermany
StateSchleswig-Holstein
DistrictUrban district
Subdivisions9 Stadtbezirke
Government
 • Lord mayorDr. Olaf Tauras (CDU)
Area
 • Total71.57 km2 (27.63 sq mi)
Elevation
22 m (72 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total79,680
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
24534 - 24539
Dialling codes04321
Vehicle registrationNMS
WebsiteOfficial website
Vicelinkirche (Vicelin Church)

The city is located at the river Schwale. The Aukrug Nature Park is close to the town.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Statistikamt Nord – Bevölkerung der Gemeinden in Schleswig-Holstein 4. Quartal 2016] (XLS-file)". Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein (in German).