Spiekeroog

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Spiekeroog
Coat of arms of Spiekeroog
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Wittmund
Government
 • Mayor Bernd Fiegenheim
Area
 • Total 18.25 km2 (7.05 sq mi)
Elevation 3 m (10 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 768
 • Density 42.08/km2 (108.99/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 26474
Dialling codes 0 49 76
Vehicle registration WTM
Website www.spiekeroog.de

Spiekeroog is one of the East Frisian Islands, off the North Sea coast of Germany. It is between Langeoog to its west and Wangerooge to its east. The island belongs to the municipality of the district of Wittmund, in Lower Saxony, Germany. The only village on the island is also called Spiekeroog.

Spiekeroog covers an area of 18.25 km², the shortest distance to the land is 5.7 km. The island is - with the exception of fire and rescue vehicles - free of cars. A daily ferry service with the harbour of Neuharlingersiel connects the island with the German mainland.




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