Klötze

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Klötze
Coat of arms of Klötze
Coat of arms
Klötze   is located in Germany
Klötze
Klötze
Coordinates: 52°37′35″N 11°09′42″E / 52.62629°N 11.1616°E / 52.62629; 11.1616Coordinates: 52°37′35″N 11°09′42″E / 52.62629°N 11.1616°E / 52.62629; 11.1616
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Altmarkkreis Salzwedel
Government
 • Mayor Matthias Mann
Area
 • Total 278.26 km2 (107.44 sq mi)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 10,359
 • Density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 38486
Dialling codes 03909
Vehicle registration SAW, GA, KLZ
Website www.stadt-kloetze.de

Klötze is a town in the Altmarkkreis Salzwedel (district), in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated approximately 20 km northwest of Gardelegen, and 35 km northeast of Wolfsburg. It was mentioned first in 1144 with the name Cloetze, which means a wooden block. Since the year 2010 the town is a commune with more than 12 parts.

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