Güstrow

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Güstrow
Güstrow Palace, a marvel of Renaissance architecture
Flag of Güstrow
Flag
Coat of arms of Güstrow
Coat of arms
Güstrow   is located in Germany
Güstrow
Güstrow
Location of Güstrow within Rostock district
Güstrow in LRO.svg
Coordinates: 53°47′38″N 12°10′35″E / 53.79389°N 12.17639°E / 53.79389; 12.17639Coordinates: 53°47′38″N 12°10′35″E / 53.79389°N 12.17639°E / 53.79389; 12.17639
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Rostock
Government
 • Mayor Arne Schuldt (Ind.)
Area
 • Total 70.86 km2 (27.36 sq mi)
Elevation 14 m (46 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 29,215
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 18273
Dialling codes 03843
Vehicle registration LRO
Website www.guestrow.de

Güstrow is a town in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is the capital of the district of Güstrow. It had 30,500 people in 2008. It is the seventh largest town in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. Since 2006 Güstrow has the official suffix Barlachstadt.

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Güstrow 1704

The town of Güstrow is 45 km south of Rostock at the Nebel. The Bützow-Güstrow-Kanal (Channel) is a connection to the Warnow. It is used by water tourists. There are 5 lakes (Inselsee, Sumpfsee, Parumer See, Grundloser See and Gliner See (See=lake)) and some forests around Güstrow.

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