Nordwalde

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Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Coat of arms of Nordwalde
Coat of arms
Nordwalde  is located in Germany
Nordwalde
Nordwalde
Location of Nordwalde within Steinfurt district
Nordwalde in ST.svg
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
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Steinfurt
Government
 • Mayor Sonja Schemmann (CDU)
Area
 • Total 51.6 km2 (19.9 sq mi)
Elevation 55 m (180 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 9,421
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 48356
Dialling codes 02573
Vehicle registration ST, BF, TE
Website www.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

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