Essen, Lower Saxony

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This article is about a town in Lower Saxony. For other places named Essen, see Essen (disambiguation).
Essen
Coat of arms of Essen
Coat of arms
Essen is located in Germany
Essen
Essen
Coordinates: 52°43′16″N 7°56′26″E / 52.72111°N 7.94056°E / 52.72111; 7.94056Coordinates: 52°43′16″N 7°56′26″E / 52.72111°N 7.94056°E / 52.72111; 7.94056
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Cloppenburg
Subdivisions 14 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor Georg Kettmann
Area
 • Total 97.97 km2 (37.83 sq mi)
Elevation 26.10 m (85.63 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,334
 • Density 85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49632
Dialling codes 0 54 34
Vehicle registration CLP
Website www.essen-oldb.de

Essen is a municipality in the district of Cloppenburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is on the river Hase, about 5 km north of Quakenbrück and 15 km southwest of Cloppenburg.

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