Berkenthin

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Berkenthin
Coat of arms of Berkenthin
Coat of arms
Berkenthin   is located in Germany
Berkenthin
Berkenthin
Coordinates: 53°43′N 10°39′E / 53.717°N 10.650°E / 53.717; 10.650Coordinates: 53°43′N 10°39′E / 53.717°N 10.650°E / 53.717; 10.650
Country Germany
State Schleswig-Holstein
District Herzogtum Lauenburg
Municipal assoc. Berkenthin
Government
 • Mayor Hans-Joachim Speth (SPD)
Area
 • Total 10.22 km2 (3.95 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,062
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 23919
Dialling codes 04544
Vehicle registration RZ
Website www.amt-
berkenthin.de
Administration of Amt Berkenthin

Berkenthin is a municipality in the district of Lauenburg, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It is situated on the Elbe-Lübeck Canal, approx. 10 km northwest of Ratzeburg, and 15 km south of Lübeck.

Berkenthin is the seat of the Amt ("collective municipality") Berkenthin.

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