Hoya, Germany

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Hoya
Coat of arms of Hoya
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Hoya is located in Germany
Hoya
Hoya
Coordinates: 52°48′N 9°8′E / 52.800°N 9.133°E / 52.800; 9.133Coordinates: 52°48′N 9°8′E / 52.800°N 9.133°E / 52.800; 9.133
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Nienburg/Weser
Municipal assoc. Grafschaft Hoya
Government
 • Mayor Edmund Seidel (CDU)
Area
 • Total 8.5 km2 (3.3 sq mi)
Elevation 14 m (46 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,798
 • Density 450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 27318
Dialling codes 04251
Vehicle registration NI
Website www.hoya-weser.de

Hoya (German pronunciation: [ˈhoːja]) is a town in the District of Nienburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the left and right bank of the Weser, approx. 20 km north of Nienburg, and 15 km southwest of Verden.

Hoya is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Grafschaft Hoya. Hoya was the center of the medieval and early modern County of Hoya.

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