Schortens

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Schortens
Coat of arms of Schortens
Coat of arms
Location of Schortens within Friesland district
Schortens in FRI.svg
Schortens is located in Germany
Schortens
Schortens
Schortens is located in Lower Saxony
Schortens
Schortens
Coordinates: 53°32′N 7°57′E / 53.533°N 7.950°E / 53.533; 7.950Coordinates: 53°32′N 7°57′E / 53.533°N 7.950°E / 53.533; 7.950
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictFriesland
Government
 • MayorGerhard Böhling (Ind.)
Area
 • Total68.8 km2 (26.6 sq mi)
Elevation
6 m (20 ft)
Population
(2015-12-31)[2]
 • Total20,321
 • Density300/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
26419
Dialling codes04421–23, 04461, 04468
Vehicle registrationFRI
Websitewww.schortens.de

Schortens is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany. It has 12 districts: Schortens, Heidmühle, Grafschaft, Accum, Sillenstede, Schoost, Roffhausen, Middelsfähr, Addernhausen, Oestringfelde, Ostiem and Upjever.

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