Nienstädt

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Nienstädt
Nienstädt   is located in Germany
Nienstädt
Nienstädt
Coordinates: 52°17′21″N 9°10′7″E / 52.28917°N 9.16861°E / 52.28917; 9.16861Coordinates: 52°17′21″N 9°10′7″E / 52.28917°N 9.16861°E / 52.28917; 9.16861
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Schaumburg
Municipal assoc. Nienstädt
Government
 • Mayor Gerhard Widdel (SPD)
Area
 • Total 8.31 km2 (3.21 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,606
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 31688
Dialling codes 05721, 05724
Vehicle registration SHG

Nienstädt is a municipality in the district of Schaumburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 4 km southwest of Stadthagen, and 17 km east of Minden.

Nienstädt is part of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Nienstädt.

Geography[edit]

Nienstädt lies on the northern slopes of the Bückeberge between Bückeburg and Stadthagen on the B 65 federal highway.

The four parishes in the municipality are Sülbeck, Liekwegen, Wackerfeld and Meinefeld. While Sülbeck and Nienstädt are bisected by the B 65, Liekwegen runs along the Bückeberg as a ribbon village. Wackerfeld and Meinefeld lie in open country north of Nienstädt.

Neighbouring communities (clockwise) are the towns of Stadthagen and Obernkirchen and the village of Helpsen.

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