Gronau, Lower Saxony

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Gronau
Coat of arms of Gronau
Coat of arms
Gronau is located in Germany
Gronau
Gronau
Coordinates: 52°04′N 9°47′E / 52.067°N 9.783°E / 52.067; 9.783Coordinates: 52°04′N 9°47′E / 52.067°N 9.783°E / 52.067; 9.783
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Hildesheim
Area
 • Total 20.61 km2 (7.96 sq mi)
Elevation 79 m (259 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,159
 • Density 250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 31028
Vehicle registration HI
Website www.gronau-leine.de

Gronau is a town and a municipality in the district of Hildesheim, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the river Leine, approx. 15 km southwest of Hildesheim, and 35 km south of Hanover.

Gronau is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Gronau.

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  • Media related to Gronau at Wikimedia Commons