Friesland (district)

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Flag of Friesland
Coat of arms of Friesland
StateLower Saxony
 • Total608 km2 (235 sq mi)
 (31 December 2020)[1]
 • Total98,971
 • Density160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationFRI

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

In the east the district is bounded by the Jade Bight, a shallow bay of the North Sea. The island of Wangerooge, one of the East Frisian Islands, is a part of Friesland.

Cities and municipalities[change | change source]

Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Friesland
Cities Municipalities
  1. Jever
  2. Schortens
  3. Varel
  1. Bockhorn
  2. Sande
  3. Haddien
  4. Hooksiel
  5. Hohenkirchen
  6. Horum
  7. Houmersiel
  8. Minsen
  9. Oldorf
  10. Schillig
  11. Waddewarden
  12. Wiarden
  13. Wangerooge
  14. Zetel

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