Haltern am See

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Haltern am See
Coat of arms of Haltern am See
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Recklinghausen
Government
 • Mayor Bodo Klimpel (CDU)
Area
 • Total 158.34 km2 (61.14 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (2006-12-31)
 • Total 37,954
 • Density 239.699/km2 (620.819/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 45721
Dialling codes 02364 (Haltern am See), 02360 (Lippramsdorf)
Vehicle registration RE
Website www.haltern.de

Haltern am See (Haltern at the lake, before December 2001 only Haltern) is a town and a municipality in the district of Recklinghausen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated on the Lippe River and the Wesel-Datteln Canal, approx. 15 km north of Recklinghausen.

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