Oldenburg

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Oldenburg
City centre of Oldenburg including St Lamberti Church
City centre of Oldenburg including St Lamberti Church
Coat of arms of Oldenburg
Coat of arms
Location of Oldenburg
Oldenburg is located in Germany
Oldenburg
Oldenburg
Oldenburg is located in Lower Saxony
Oldenburg
Oldenburg
Coordinates: 53°08′38″N 8°12′50″E / 53.14389°N 8.21389°E / 53.14389; 8.21389Coordinates: 53°08′38″N 8°12′50″E / 53.14389°N 8.21389°E / 53.14389; 8.21389
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictUrban district
Government
 • Lord MayorJürgen Krogmann (since 2014) (SPD)
Area
 • Total103.09 km2 (39.80 sq mi)
Elevation
4 m (13 ft)
Population
(2015-12-31)[3]
 • Total163,830
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
26001–26135
Dialling codes0441
Vehicle registrationOL
Websitewww.oldenburg.de

Oldenburg is a city in the north of Germany, in the state of Lower Saxony. It was formerly the capital of the old Grand Duchy of Oldenburg.

It has about 160,000 inhabitants and a university.

References[change | change source]

  1. https://www.destatis.de/DE/ZahlenFakten/LaenderRegionen/Regionales/Gemeindeverzeichnis/Administrativ/Aktuell/05Staedte.html.
  2. "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.
  3. Landesbetrieb für Statistik und Kommunikationstechnologie Niedersachsen, 102 Bevölkerung - Basis Zensus 2011, Stand 31. Dezember 2015 (Tabelle K1020014)