Heringen, Thuringia

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Heringen
Coat of arms of Heringen
Coat of arms
Heringen is located in Germany
Heringen
Heringen
Coordinates: 51°26′50″N 10°52′51″E / 51.44722°N 10.88083°E / 51.44722; 10.88083Coordinates: 51°26′50″N 10°52′51″E / 51.44722°N 10.88083°E / 51.44722; 10.88083
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Nordhausen
Area
 • Total 66.73 km2 (25.76 sq mi)
Elevation 162 m (531 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,033
 • Density 75/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 99765
Dialling codes 036333
Vehicle registration NDH

Heringen (also: Heringen/Helme in order to distinguish from Heringen in Hesse) is a town in the district of Nordhausen, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated on the small river Helme, 8 km southeast of Nordhausen.

Castle of Heringen in Thuringia (2012)

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