Ahlerstedt

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Ahlerstedt
Coat of arms of Ahlerstedt
Coat of arms
Location of Ahlerstedt within Stade district
Ahlerstedt in STD.png
Ahlerstedt is located in Germany
Ahlerstedt
Ahlerstedt
Ahlerstedt is located in Lower Saxony
Ahlerstedt
Ahlerstedt
Coordinates: 53°24′25″N 9°27′10″E / 53.40694°N 9.45278°E / 53.40694; 9.45278Coordinates: 53°24′25″N 9°27′10″E / 53.40694°N 9.45278°E / 53.40694; 9.45278
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictStade
Municipal assoc.Harsefeld
Subdivisions8
Government
 • MayorUwe Arndt (FW)
Area
 • Total62.45 km2 (24.11 sq mi)
Elevation
37 m (121 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,371
 • Density86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
21702
Dialling codes04166
Vehicle registrationSTD
Websitewww.ahlerstedt.de

Ahlerstedt is a municipality in the district of Stade, Lower Saxony, Germany.

It belonged to the Prince-Archbishopric of Bremen. In 1648 the Prince-Archbishopric was transformed into the Duchy of Bremen, which was first ruled in personal union by the Swedish and from 1715 on by the Hanoverian Crown. In 1823 the Duchy was abolished and its territory became part of the Stade Region.

Ahlerstedt Protestant church built in 1865

Local council[edit]

The local council has 17 members:

  • FWG: 11 seats
  • CDU: 3 seats
  • SPD: 2 seats
  • NPD: 1 seats

(Elections in September 2016)[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2017
  2. ^ "Samtgemeinde Harsefeld". Samtgemeinde-harsefeld.de. Retrieved 2018-07-01.