Neukirchen, Nordfriesland

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Neukirchen
House Seebüll, home of painter Emil Nolde
House Seebüll, home of painter Emil Nolde
Coat of arms of Neukirchen
Coat of arms
Neukirchen is located in Germany
Neukirchen
Neukirchen
Coordinates: 54°52′N 8°43′E / 54.867°N 8.717°E / 54.867; 8.717Coordinates: 54°52′N 8°43′E / 54.867°N 8.717°E / 54.867; 8.717
Country Germany
State Schleswig-Holstein
District Nordfriesland
Municipal assoc. Südtondern
Government
 • Mayor Peter Ewaldsen
Area
 • Total 31.58 km2 (12.19 sq mi)
Elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,190
 • Density 38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 25927
Dialling codes 04664
Vehicle registration NF
Website www.amt-suedtondern.de

Neukirchen (Danish: Nykirke, North Frisian: Naischöspel) is a municipality in the district of Nordfriesland, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

Notable people[edit]

  • In 1927, expressionist painter and printmaker Emil Nolde designed his house Seebüll in Neukirchen, where he lived to his death.[2]

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