Lotte, Germany

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Lotte
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Coat of arms of Lotte
Coat of arms
Lotte is located in Germany
Lotte
Lotte
Location of Lotte within Steinfurt district
North Rhine-WestphaliaBorken (district)Coesfeld (district)MünsterWarendorf (district)Lower SaxonyGrevenSaerbeckLienenLengerichLaerAltenbergeHorstmarNordwaldeLadbergenMetelenHörstelWesterkappelnIbbenbürenSteinfurtWettringenNeuenkirchenMettingenLotteHopstenOchtrupRheineReckeTecklenburgEmsdettenLotte in ST.svg
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Coordinates: 52°16′35″N 7°55′00″E / 52.27639°N 7.91667°E / 52.27639; 7.91667Coordinates: 52°16′35″N 7°55′00″E / 52.27639°N 7.91667°E / 52.27639; 7.91667
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Steinfurt
Government
 • Mayor Rainer Lammers (SPD)
Area
 • Total 38 km2 (15 sq mi)
Elevation 66 m (217 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 14,148
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49504
Dialling codes 05404
0541 (Büren)
05405 (Osterberg)
Vehicle registration ST
Website www.lotte.de

Lotte is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Geography[edit]

Lotte is situated on the north side of the Teutoburg Forest, close to the border of Lower Saxony and approx. 10 km west of Osnabrück.

Division of the town[edit]

The municipality consists of 5 districts:

  • Bueren
  • Wersen
  • Halen
  • Alt Lotte
  • Osterberg

Sports[edit]

Well-known is the team of Sportfreunde Lotte. In 2016-17, they play 3. Liga (League) of German (association) football and on 8 Febr 2017, they have reached the participation of cup quarterfinals in 2016–17 DFB-Pokal.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.
  2. ^ Schalke, Sportfreunde Lotte victorious in German Cup - sports at ESPN

External links[edit]

Media related to Lotte (Westfalen) at Wikimedia Commons