Bramsche

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Bramsche
Church in Bramsche
Church in Bramsche
Coat of arms of Bramsche
Coat of arms
Bramsche  is located in Germany
Bramsche
Bramsche
Coordinates: 52°24′N 7°59′E / 52.400°N 7.983°E / 52.400; 7.983Coordinates: 52°24′N 7°59′E / 52.400°N 7.983°E / 52.400; 7.983
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Osnabrück
Government
 • Mayor Heiner Pahlmann (SPD)
Area
 • Total 183.32 km2 (70.78 sq mi)
Elevation 44 m (144 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 36,013
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49565
Dialling codes 05461
Vehicle registration OS
Website bramsche.de

Bramsche is a town in the district of Osnabrück, Lower Saxony, Germany. It is about 20 kilometres (12 miles) north of Osnabrück, at 52°24′N 7°59′E / 52.400°N 7.983°E / 52.400; 7.983. Population is 30858 (2002).

In 1971/72 12 previously independent municipalities were included into the town.

Mayors[edit]

The mayor of Bramsche is Heiner Pahlmann (SPD). He was elected in May 2014 with 63,0 % of the votes.[2] His predecessor Liesel Höltermann (SPD) did not run for mayor any more.

Year Inhabitants
1961 22.728
1970 23.921
1987 24.225
1990 28.120
1995 30.724
2000 30.633
2005 31.006
2010 30.986
2015 36.013
Bramsche Malgarten monastery

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Bramsche is twinned with:

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