Osterholz

district in Lower Saxony, Germany

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

Osterholz
Coat of arms of Osterholz
Coat of arms
Country Germany
StateLower Saxony
CapitalOsterholz-Scharmbeck
Area
 • Total650.73 km2 (251.25 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2015)[1]
 • Total113,579
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationOHZ
Websitelandkreis-osterholz.de

Towns and municipalitiesEdit

 
Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Osterholz
Towns Samtgemeinden
  1. Osterholz-Scharmbeck


Free municipalities

  1. Grasberg
  2. Lilienthal
  3. Ritterhude
  4. Schwanewede
  5. Worpswede

1. Hambergen

  1. Axstedt
  2. Hambergen1
  3. Holste
  4. Lübberstedt
  5. Vollersode

1seat of the Samtgemeinde

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 53°15′N 8°50′E / 53.25°N 8.83°E / 53.25; 8.83