Rhede

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This article is about the municipality in North Rhine-Westphalia. For the municipality on the river Ems, see Rhede, Lower Saxony. For the similarly named municipality in the Netherlands, see Rheden.
Rhede
Coat of arms of Rhede
Coat of arms
Rhede is located in Germany
Rhede
Rhede
Coordinates: 51°50′00″N 06°42′02″E / 51.83333°N 6.70056°E / 51.83333; 6.70056Coordinates: 51°50′00″N 06°42′02″E / 51.83333°N 6.70056°E / 51.83333; 6.70056
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Borken
Government
 • Mayor Lothar Mittag (Green Party)
Area
 • Total 78.65 km2 (30.37 sq mi)
Elevation 32 m (105 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 19,052
 • Density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 46414
Dialling codes 0 28 72
Vehicle registration BOR
Website www.rhede.de

Rhede is a municipality in the district of Borken in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located near the border with the Netherlands, approx. 5 km east of Bocholt.

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