Wittmund (district)

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Flag of Wittmund
Coat of arms of Wittmund
StateLower Saxony
 • Total656.65 km2 (253.53 sq mi)
 (31 December 2020)[1]
 • Total57,384
 • Density87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationWTM

Wittmund is a Landkreis (district) in the northwestern part of Lower Saxony, Germany. It is in East Frisia, on the North Sea coast.

Part of the Wadden Sea and of the Lower Saxony Wadden Sea National Park are in Wittmund. The East Frisian Islands, Langeoog and Spiekeroog, are in this district.

Towns and municipalities[change | change source]

Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Wittmund
Towns Samtgemeinden
  1. Wittmund

Free municipalities

  1. Friedeburg
  2. Langeoog
  3. Spiekeroog
  1. Dunum
  2. Esens1, 2
  3. Holtgast
  4. Moorweg
  5. Neuharlingersiel
  6. Stedesdorf
  7. Werdum
  1. Blomberg
  2. Eversmeer
  3. Nenndorf
  4. Neuschoo
  5. Ochtersum
  6. Schweindorf
  7. Utarp
  8. Westerholt1
1seat of the Samtgemeinde; 2town

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Coordinates: 53°35′N 7°45′E / 53.58°N 7.75°E / 53.58; 7.75