Ostercappeln

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Ostercappeln
Saint Lambert Church
Saint Lambert Church
Coat of arms of Ostercappeln
Coat of arms
Ostercappeln   is located in Germany
Ostercappeln
Ostercappeln
Location of Ostercappeln within Osnabrück district
Netherlands Hamburg North Sea Bremen Osnabrück (district) Lower Saxony Vechta (district) Cloppenburg (district) Diepholz (district) Emsland (district) North Rhine-Westphalia Osnabrück Bad Laer Georgsmarienhütte Hilter Glandorf Bad Iburg Dissen Bad Rothenfelde Hagen Hasbergen Melle Bissendorf Bad Essen Bohmte Ostercappeln Belm Wallenhorst Rieste Bramsche Alfhausen Gehrde Ankum Bersenbrück Neuenkirchen Merzen Voltlage Fürstenau Bippen Eggermühlen Kettenkamp Nortrup Badbergen Berge Menslage QuakenbrückOstercappeln in OS.svg
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Coordinates: 52°21′N 08°14′E / 52.350°N 8.233°E / 52.350; 8.233Coordinates: 52°21′N 08°14′E / 52.350°N 8.233°E / 52.350; 8.233
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Osnabrück
Government
 • Mayor Rainer Ellermann (CDU)
Area
 • Total 100.18 km2 (38.68 sq mi)
Elevation 73 m (240 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 9,566
 • Density 95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49179
Dialling codes 05473
Vehicle registration OS
Website www.ostercappeln.de

Ostercappeln is a municipality in the district of Osnabrück, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated in the Wiehengebirge, approx. 15 km northeast of Osnabrück.

Mayor[edit]

Since 2001: Rainer Ellermann

International relations[edit]

Ostercappeln is twinned with:

Sons and daughters of Ostercappeln[edit]

Ludwig Windthorst in 1872

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