Ostheide

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Ostheide
Coat of arms of Ostheide
Coat of arms
Ostheide  is located in Germany
Ostheide
Ostheide
Coordinates: 53°14′0″N 10°31′0″E / 53.23333°N 10.51667°E / 53.23333; 10.51667Coordinates: 53°14′0″N 10°31′0″E / 53.23333°N 10.51667°E / 53.23333; 10.51667
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Lüneburg
Government
 • Mayor Norbert Meyer (SPD)
Area
 • Total 129.78 km2 (50.11 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 10,456
 • Density 81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 21397–21403
Vehicle registration LG
Website www.ostheide.de

Ostheide is a Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") in the district of Lüneburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) east of Lüneburg. Its seat is in the village Barendorf.

Division of the municipality[edit]

The Samtgemeinde Ostheide consists of the following municipalities:

  1. Barendorf
  2. Neetze
  3. Reinstorf
  4. Thomasburg
  5. Vastorf
  6. Wendisch Evern

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