Rerik

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Rerik
Church
Church
Coat of arms of Rerik
Coat of arms
Rerik   is located in Germany
Rerik
Rerik
Coordinates: 54°6′N 11°37′E / 54.100°N 11.617°E / 54.100; 11.617Coordinates: 54°6′N 11°37′E / 54.100°N 11.617°E / 54.100; 11.617
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Rostock
Municipal assoc. Neubukow-Salzhaff
Government
 • Mayor Wolfgang Gulbis (SPD)
Area
 • Total 33.45 km2 (12.92 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,176
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 18230
Dialling codes 038296
Vehicle registration LRO
Website www.rerik.de

Rerik is a town in the Rostock district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated on the Baltic Sea coast, 19 km west of Bad Doberan, and 27 km northeast of Wismar. In 1938, Rerik was named after the old Slavic settlement Reric, that was believed to have been situated near present Rerik.

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References[edit]

This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.