Hessisch Oldendorf

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Hessisch Oldendorf
Coat of arms of Hessisch Oldendorf
Coat of arms
Hessisch Oldendorf   is located in Germany
Hessisch Oldendorf
Hessisch Oldendorf
Coordinates: 52°10′N 9°15′E / 52.167°N 9.250°E / 52.167; 9.250Coordinates: 52°10′N 9°15′E / 52.167°N 9.250°E / 52.167; 9.250
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Hameln-Pyrmont
 • Mayor Harald Krueger (SPD)
 • Total 120.39 km2 (46.48 sq mi)
Elevation 62 m (203 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 18,114
 • Density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 31840 31833
Dialling codes 05152
Vehicle registration HM
Website www.hessisch-oldendorf.de

Hessisch Oldendorf is a town in the Hamelin-Pyrmont district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the river Weser, approx. 10 km northwest of Hamelin. The adjective "Hessisch" is used since 1905, to distinguish it from other towns named Oldendorf. Hessisch Oldendorf was part of Landgraviate of Hessen-Kassel from 1640 until 1932.