Edewecht

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Edewecht
Coat of arms of Edewecht
Coat of arms
Location of Edewecht within Ammerland district
WesermarschBad ZwischenahnEdewechtApenWesterstedeRastedeWiefelstedeAmmerlandLower SaxonyCloppenburg (district)OldenburgOldenburg (district)Leer (district)Friesland (district)Edewecht in WST.svg
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Edewecht is located in Germany
Edewecht
Edewecht
Edewecht is located in Lower Saxony
Edewecht
Edewecht
Coordinates: 53°07′33″N 07°58′57″E / 53.12583°N 7.98250°E / 53.12583; 7.98250Coordinates: 53°07′33″N 07°58′57″E / 53.12583°N 7.98250°E / 53.12583; 7.98250
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictAmmerland
Subdivisions15 districts
Government
 • MayorPetra Lausch (Ind.)
Area
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 • Total113.50 km2 (43.82 sq mi)
Elevation
6 m (20 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total22,270
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
26188
Dialling codes04405
Vehicle registrationWST
Websitewww.edewecht.de

Edewecht (Low German: Erwech) is a municipality in the Ammerland district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 kilometres (9 miles) west of Oldenburg. It is the home of the company Meica which is known throughout Germany as a manufacturer of sausages.

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Edewecht is twinned with

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Notes
  1. ^ Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2017
  2. ^ "Krosno Official Website - Partner Cities". Flag of Poland.svg(in Polish) © 1998 - 2001 Urząd Miasta Krosna. Retrieved 2008-10-23.
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