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Coat of arms of Anderlingen
Coat of arms
Anderlingen   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 53°22′27″N 09°18′13″E / 53.37417°N 9.30361°E / 53.37417; 9.30361Coordinates: 53°22′27″N 09°18′13″E / 53.37417°N 9.30361°E / 53.37417; 9.30361
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Rotenburg (Wümme)
Municipal assoc. Selsingen
 • Mayor Lütje Burfeindt
 • Total 35.67 km2 (13.77 sq mi)
Elevation 18 m (59 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 880
 • Density 25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 27446
Dialling codes 04284
Vehicle registration ROW

Anderlingen is a municipality in the district of Rotenburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany.

Anderlingen belonged to the Prince-Archbishopric of Bremen, established in 1180. In 1648 the Prince-Archbishopric was transformed into the Duchy of Bremen, which was first ruled in personal union by the Swedish Crown - interrupted by a Danish occupation (1712-1715) - and from 1715 on by the Hanoverian Crown. In 1807 the ephemeral Kingdom of Westphalia annexed the Duchy, before France annexed it in 1810. In 1813 the Duchy was restored to the Electorate of Hanover, which - after its upgrade to the Kingdom of Hanover in 1814 - incorporated the Duchy in a real union and the Ducal territory, including Anderlingen, became part of the new Stade Region, established in 1823.