Neukirchen, Nordfriesland

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Neukirchen
Nykirke / Naischöspel
House Seebüll, home of painter Emil Nolde
House Seebüll, home of painter Emil Nolde
Coat of arms of Neukirchen Nykirke / Naischöspel
Coat of arms
Neukirchen Nykirke / Naischöspel is located in Germany
Neukirchen Nykirke / Naischöspel
Neukirchen
Nykirke / Naischöspel
Location of Neukirchen
Nykirke / Naischöspel within Nordfriesland district
Neukirchen in NF.PNG
Coordinates: 54°52′N 8°43′E / 54.867°N 8.717°E / 54.867; 8.717Coordinates: 54°52′N 8°43′E / 54.867°N 8.717°E / 54.867; 8.717
Country Germany
State Schleswig-Holstein
District Nordfriesland
Municipal assoc. Südtondern
Government
 • Mayor Peter Ewaldsen
Area
 • Total 31.58 km2 (12.19 sq mi)
Elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,137
 • Density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 25927
Dialling codes 04664
Vehicle registration NF
Website www.amt-suedtondern.de

Neukirchen (Danish: Nykirke, North Frisian: Naischöspel) is a municipality in the district of Nordfriesland, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

Notable people[edit]

  • In 1927, expressionist painter and printmaker Emil Nolde designed his house Seebüll in Neukirchen, where he lived to his death.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistikamt Nord – Bevölkerung der Gemeinden in Schleswig-Holstein 4. Quartal 2016] (XLS-file)". Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein (in German).
  2. ^ "Das historische Noldehaus" [The historic Nolde House] (in German). Nolde Foundation at Seebüll. Archived from the original on 30 November 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2012.