Neustadt-Glewe

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Neustadt-Glewe
Coat of arms of Neustadt-Glewe
Coat of arms
Neustadt-Glewe   is located in Germany
Neustadt-Glewe
Neustadt-Glewe
Coordinates: 53°22′N 11°35′E / 53.367°N 11.583°E / 53.367; 11.583Coordinates: 53°22′N 11°35′E / 53.367°N 11.583°E / 53.367; 11.583
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Ludwigslust-Parchim
Municipal assoc. Neustadt-Glewe
Government
 • Mayor Arne Kröger (Ind.)
Area
 • Total 93.91 km2 (36.26 sq mi)
Elevation 32 m (105 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,748
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 19306
Dialling codes 038757
Vehicle registration LUP, HGN, LBZ, LWL, PCH, STB
Website www.neustadt-glewe.de

Neustadt-Glewe is a German town, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, in the district of Ludwigslust-Parchim.

History[edit]

Neustadt-Glewe was mentioned for the first time in a document in 1248.

Sights and monuments[edit]

  • The Alte Burg, a 13th-century castle, considered to be the oldest military castle in Mecklenburg.
  • The Schloss (palace), completed in 1720 in Baroque style, today a hotel.

Population development[edit]

  • 1855: 1,880
  • 1890: 1,743
  • 1925: 3,202
  • 1984: 7,500
  • 1995: 7,542
  • 2010: 6,547

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