Recke

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Recke
Town Square in Recke
Town Square in Recke
Coat of arms of Recke
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Steinfurt
Subdivisions 6
Government
 • Mayor Josef Plumpe (CDU)
Area
 • Total 53.48 km2 (20.65 sq mi)
Elevation 45 - 125 m (−370 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,363
 • Density 212.472/km2 (550.30/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49509
Dialling codes 05453
Vehicle registration ST
Website www.recke.de

Recke is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Geography[change | change source]

Recke is about 20 km north-east of Rheine and 25 km north-west of Osnabrück.

Municipalities near Recke[change | change source]

Twin town[change | change source]

Other websites[change | change source]

  1. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen". Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW (in German). 18 July 2016.