Oldenburg (district)

district of Lower Saxony, Germany

The district of Oldenburg is a district in the state of Lower Saxony, Germany.

Oldenburg
Coat of arms of Oldenburg
Coat of arms
Country Germany
StateLower Saxony
CapitalWildeshausen
Area
 • Total1,063 km2 (410 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2015)[1]
 • Total128,608
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationOL
Websiteoldenburg-kreis.de

The Hunte River runs through the district from south to north.

Towns and municipalitiesEdit

 
Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Oldenburg
Towns Samtgemeinden
  1. Wildeshausen


Free municipalities

  1. Dötlingen
  2. Ganderkesee
  3. Großenkneten
  4. Hatten
  5. Hude
  6. Wardenburg
  1. Beckeln
  2. Colnrade
  3. Dünsen
  4. Groß Ippener
  5. Harpstedt1
  6. Kirchseelte
  7. Prinzhöfte
  8. Winkelsett

1seat of the Samtgemeinde

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 53°00′N 8°25′E / 53.0°N 8.42°E / 53.0; 8.42