Nordwalde

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Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Coat of arms of Nordwalde
Coat of arms
Location of Nordwalde
Nordwalde is located in Germany
Nordwalde
Nordwalde
Nordwalde is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Nordwalde
Nordwalde
Coordinates: 52°05′0″N 7°29′0″E / 52.08333°N 7.48333°E / 52.08333; 7.48333Coordinates: 52°05′0″N 7°29′0″E / 52.08333°N 7.48333°E / 52.08333; 7.48333
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictSteinfurt
Government
 • MayorSonja Schemmann (CDU)
Area
 • Total51.6 km2 (19.9 sq mi)
Elevation
55 m (180 ft)
Population
(2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,421
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
48356
Dialling codes02573
Vehicle registrationST, BF, TE
Websitewww.nordwalde.de

Nordwalde (literally: north woods) is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Geography[edit]

It is situated in the Münsterland area, approximately 12 km south-east of Steinfurt and 20 km north-west of Münster. The distance to the Dutch border is about 30 km.

Neighbouring municipalities[edit]

Division of the town[edit]

Nordwalde consists of 6 districts:

  • Nordwalde
  • Feldbauerschaft
  • Kirchbauerschaft
  • Scheddebrock
  • Suttorf
  • Westerode

Twin towns[edit]

The Amilly Square in the centre of Nordwalde

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.

External links[edit]