Gifhorn

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Gifhorn
Old town hall
Old town hall
Coat of arms of Gifhorn
Coat of arms
Gifhorn  is located in Germany
Gifhorn
Gifhorn
Coordinates: 52°29′19″N 10°32′47″E / 52.48861°N 10.54639°E / 52.48861; 10.54639Coordinates: 52°29′19″N 10°32′47″E / 52.48861°N 10.54639°E / 52.48861; 10.54639
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Gifhorn
Government
 • Mayor Matthias Nerlich (CDU)
Area
 • Total 104.86 km2 (40.49 sq mi)
Elevation 50 - 68 m (−173 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 41,905
 • Density 399.628/km2 (1,035.03/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 38501–38510, 38516, 38518
Dialling codes 05371
Vehicle registration GF
Website www.stadt-gifhorn.de

Gifhorn is a city in the German state of Lower Saxony.

It has about 43,000 inhabitants.

  1. Landesbetrieb für Statistik und Kommunikationstechnologie Niedersachsen, 102 Bevölkerung - Basis Zensus 2011, Stand 31. Dezember 2015 (Tabelle K1020014)