Wittenburg

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Wittenburg
Coat of arms of Wittenburg
Coat of arms
Wittenburg   is located in Germany
Wittenburg
Wittenburg
Coordinates: 53°30′N 11°04′E / 53.500°N 11.067°E / 53.500; 11.067Coordinates: 53°30′N 11°04′E / 53.500°N 11.067°E / 53.500; 11.067
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Ludwigslust-Parchim
Municipal assoc. Wittenburg
Government
 • Mayor Norbert Hebinck
Area
 • Total 80.00 km2 (30.89 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,092
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 19243
Dialling codes 038852
Vehicle registration LWL
Website www.wittenburg.de
St. Bartholomew's church

Wittenburg is a town in the district Ludwigslust-Parchim in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. Population 6,092, area 80.0 km². Wittenburg should not be confused with the much bigger Wittenberg.

Wittenburg has been the seat of the Amt of Wittenburg since 2004-01-01. It is in the west of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and lies on the little river Motel. The areas Helm, Klein Wolde, Wölzow, Lehsen, Körchow and Ziggelmark are part of Wittenburg.

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