Artland

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This article is about the municipality. For the historic German region, see Artland (region). For the Japanese anime studio, see Artland (company).
Artland
Coat of arms of Artland
Coat of arms
Artland   is located in Germany
Artland
Artland
Coordinates: 52°40′34″N 07°57′26″E / 52.67611°N 7.95722°E / 52.67611; 7.95722Coordinates: 52°40′34″N 07°57′26″E / 52.67611°N 7.95722°E / 52.67611; 7.95722
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Osnabrück
Founded 1972
Subdivisions 4 municipalities
Government
 • Samtgemeinde-
bürgermeister
Reinhard Scholz (CDU)
Area
 • Total 189.32 km2 (73.10 sq mi)
Elevation 24 m (79 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 22,315
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49601
Dialling codes 05431
Vehicle registration OS
Website www.artland.de

Artland is a Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") in the district of Osnabrück, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated along the river Hase, approx. 45 km north of Osnabrück, and 25 km west of Vechta. Its seat is the town Quakenbrück.

The Samtgemeinde Artland consists of the following municipalities:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Landesbetrieb für Statistik und Kommunikationstechnologie Niedersachsen, Fortgeschriebene Einwohnerzahlen zum 31. Dezember 2012