Crivitz

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This article is about the town in Germany. For the town in Wisconsin, see Crivitz, Wisconsin. For the crater, see Crivitz (crater).
Crivitz
Church
Church
Coat of arms of Crivitz
Coat of arms
Crivitz   is located in Germany
Crivitz
Crivitz
Coordinates: 53°35′N 11°39′E / 53.583°N 11.650°E / 53.583; 11.650Coordinates: 53°35′N 11°39′E / 53.583°N 11.650°E / 53.583; 11.650
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Ludwigslust-Parchim
Municipal assoc. Crivitz
Subdivisions 6
Government
 • Mayor Ulrich Güßmann
Area
 • Total 75.48 km2 (29.14 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,942
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 19089
Dialling codes 03863
Vehicle registration PCH
Website www.crivitz.de

Crivitz is a town in the Ludwigslust-Parchim district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated 18 km east of Schwerin. The founder of the town Crivitz, Wisconsin named it after his hometown Crivitz. It has a friendship link with Seaford in East Sussex.[2]

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