Güstrow Rural District
|• Total||2,058 km2 (795 sq mi)|
|• Density||54.03/km2 (139.94/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
History[change | change source]
From 1621 to 1695 the present-day district was the small duchy of Mecklenburg-Güstrow. Afterwards large parts belonged to the duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, and a small part to the duchy of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (see Mecklenburg).
The district of Güstrow was made in 1994 by joining the old districts of Güstrow, Teterow and Bützow.
Coat of arms[change | change source]
|The coat of arms displays:
The colours are derived from the arms of the dissolved district of Bützow.
Towns and municipalities[change | change source]
|1seat of the Amt; 2town|
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official website (German)