Haltern am See

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Haltern am See
New town hall
New town hall
Coat of arms of Haltern am See
Coat of arms
Location of Haltern am See within Recklinghausen district
Haltern am See in RE.svg
Haltern am See is located in Germany
Haltern am See
Haltern am See
Haltern am See is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Haltern am See
Haltern am See
Coordinates: 51°45′N 7°11′E / 51.750°N 7.183°E / 51.750; 7.183Coordinates: 51°45′N 7°11′E / 51.750°N 7.183°E / 51.750; 7.183
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictRecklinghausen
Government
 • MayorBodo Klimpel (CDU)
Area
 • Total159.03 km2 (61.40 sq mi)
Elevation
40 m (130 ft)
Population
(2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total37,893
 • Density240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
45721
Dialling codes02364 (Haltern am See), 02360 (Lippramsdorf)
Vehicle registrationRE
Websitewww.haltern-am-see.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 next to the Lippe River and the Wesel-Datteln Canal, approx. 15 km north of Recklinghausen.

Twin towns[change | change source]

Other websites[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.