Crivitz

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Crivitz
Church
Church
Coat of arms of Crivitz
Coat of arms
Crivitz   is located in Germany
Crivitz
Crivitz
Coordinates: 53°35′N 11°39′E / 53.583°N 11.650°E / 53.583; 11.650Coordinates: 53°35′N 11°39′E / 53.583°N 11.650°E / 53.583; 11.650
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Ludwigslust-Parchim
Municipal assoc. Crivitz
Government
 • Mayor Ulrich Güßmann
Area
 • Total 75.48 km2 (29.14 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,887
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 19089
Dialling codes 03863
Vehicle registration PCH
Website www.crivitz.de

Crivitz is a town in the Ludwigslust-Parchim district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated 18 km east of Schwerin. The founder of the town Crivitz, Wisconsin named it after his hometown Crivitz. It has a friendship link with Seaford, East Sussex.[2] The lake Barniner See is located nearby.

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