Nordwalde

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Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Coat of arms of Nordwalde
Coat of arms
Nordwalde is located in Germany
Nordwalde
Nordwalde
Coordinates: 52°05′0″N 7°29′0″E / 52.08333°N 7.48333°E / 52.08333; 7.48333Coordinates: 52°05′0″N 7°29′0″E / 52.08333°N 7.48333°E / 52.08333; 7.48333
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Steinfurt
Subdivisions 6
Government
 • Mayor Sonja Schemmann (CDU)
Area
 • Total 51 km2 (20 sq mi)
Elevation 55 m (180 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 9,325
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 48356
Dialling codes 02573
Vehicle registration ST
Website www.nordwalde.de

Nordwalde (literally: north woods) is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Geography[edit]

It is situated in the Münsterland area, approximately 12 km south-east of Steinfurt and 20 km north-west of Münster. The distance to the Dutch border is about 30 km.

Neighbouring municipalities[edit]

Division of the town[edit]

Nordwalde consists of 6 districts:

  • Nordwalde
  • Feldbauerschaft
  • Kirchbauerschaft
  • Scheddebrock
  • Suttorf
  • Westerode

Twin towns[edit]

The Amilly Square in the centre of Nordwalde

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