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
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 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 28,845
 • Density 407.07/km2 (1,054.31/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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