Dersum

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Dersum
Coat of arms of Dersum
Coat of arms
Dersum   is located in Germany
Dersum
Dersum
Coordinates: 52°57′37″N 07°16′32″E / 52.96028°N 7.27556°E / 52.96028; 7.27556Coordinates: 52°57′37″N 07°16′32″E / 52.96028°N 7.27556°E / 52.96028; 7.27556
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Emsland
Municipal assoc. Dörpen
Government
 • Mayor Hermann Coßmann (CDU)
Area
 • Total 28.57 km2 (11.03 sq mi)
Elevation 7 m (23 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,476
 • Density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 26906
Dialling codes 04963
Vehicle registration EL
Website www.dersum.de

Dersum is a municipality in the Emsland district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It lies between the River Ems in the east and the border with the Netherlands in the west. Haren is about 24 kilometers to the south and Papenburg about 17 kilometres to the north east.

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