Ahrensburg

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Ahrensburg
Ahrensburg Palace
Ahrensburg Palace
Coat of arms of Ahrensburg
Location of Ahrensburg within Stormarn district
Ahrensburg in OD.svg
Ahrensburg is located in Germany
Ahrensburg
Ahrensburg
Ahrensburg is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Ahrensburg
Ahrensburg
Coordinates: 53°40′29″N 10°14′28″E / 53.67472°N 10.24111°E / 53.67472; 10.24111Coordinates: 53°40′29″N 10°14′28″E / 53.67472°N 10.24111°E / 53.67472; 10.24111
CountryGermany
StateSchleswig-Holstein
DistrictStormarn
Subdivisions5
Government
 • MayorMichael Sarach (SPD)
Area
 • Total35.3 km2 (13.6 sq mi)
Elevation
46 m (151 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total34,052
 • Density960/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
22926
Dialling codes04102
Vehicle registrationOD
Websitewww.ahrensburg.de

Ahrensburg is a town in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It is within the district of Stormarn. It is northeast of Hamburg and part of Hamburg Metropolitan Region. Schloss Ahrensburg is a renaissance castle. The town is important part of Ahrensberg Culture. Archaeologist research these nomadic hunter groups (c. 12,900 to 11,700 BP). There were monasteries in the town in the Middle Ages. It has been part of Denmark and Prussia. The population in 2020 was about 34,000. The political party is mostly SPD.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Statistikamt Nord – Bevölkerung der Gemeinden in Schleswig-Holstein 4. Quartal 2020 (XLS-file)". Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein (in German).