|• Mayor||Marc Schewski (CDU)|
|• Total||52.6 km2 (20.3 sq mi)|
|Elevation||198 m (650 ft)|
|• Density||190/km2 (500/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Dialling codes||05424, 05409|
As of 2002 it has a population of 10,179, and covers an area of 52.61 km². Highest elevation is the Hohnangel with 262 m above sea level.
The municipality was united on July 14, 1972, by merging the municipalities Borgloh, Hankenberge and Hilter. Already in 1977 the municipalities Allendorf, Borgloh-Wellendorf, Ebbendorf, Eppendorf and Uphöfen were joined into the Einheitsgemeinde Borgloh.
Hilter was well known for the "Hilter Gold" (oranga) as well as its big margarine factory which owned one of the largest whaling navy in the early 20th century.
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