Cloppenburg

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Cloppenburg
Panorama Cloppenburg.jpg
Coat of arms of Cloppenburg
Coat of arms
Location of Cloppenburg within Cloppenburg district
Cloppenburg in CLP.svg
Cloppenburg is located in Germany
Cloppenburg
Cloppenburg
Cloppenburg is located in Lower Saxony
Cloppenburg
Cloppenburg
Coordinates: 52°51′N 8°3′E / 52.850°N 8.050°E / 52.850; 8.050Coordinates: 52°51′N 8°3′E / 52.850°N 8.050°E / 52.850; 8.050
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictCloppenburg
Government
 • MayorWolfgang Wiese (CDU)
Area
 • Total70.62 km2 (27.27 sq mi)
Elevation
39 m (128 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total33,798
 • Density480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
49661
Dialling codes04471
Vehicle registrationCLP
Websitewww.cloppenburg.de

Cloppenburg (Low Saxon: Cloppenborg, Saterland Frisian: Kloppenbuurich) is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany, capital of Cloppenburg District. It lies some 38 kilometres (24 mi) south-south-west of Oldenburg in the Weser-Ems region between Bremen and the Dutch border. The town is a centre for the largely agricultural region of southern Oldenburg.

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