Recke

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Recke
Town Square in Recke
Town Square in Recke
Coat of arms of Recke
Coat of arms
Recke  is located in Germany
Recke
Recke
Location of Recke within Steinfurt district
North Rhine-WestphaliaBorken (district)Coesfeld (district)MünsterWarendorf (district)Lower SaxonyGrevenSaerbeckLienenLengerichLaerAltenbergeHorstmarNordwaldeLadbergenMetelenHörstelWesterkappelnIbbenbürenSteinfurtWettringenNeuenkirchenMettingenLotteHopstenOchtrupRheineReckeTecklenburgEmsdettenRecke in ST.svg
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Coordinates: 52°22′12″N 7°43′08″E / 52.37000°N 7.71889°E / 52.37000; 7.71889Coordinates: 52°22′12″N 7°43′08″E / 52.37000°N 7.71889°E / 52.37000; 7.71889
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Steinfurt
Government
 • Mayor Eckhard Kellermeier (CDU)
Area
 • Total 53.48 km2 (20.65 sq mi)
Elevation 45 - 125 m (−370 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,341
 • Density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 49509
Dialling codes 05453
Vehicle registration ST
Website www.recke.de

Recke is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Geography[edit]

Recke is situated approximately 20 km north-east of Rheine and 25 km north-west of Osnabrück.

Neighbouring municipalities[edit]

Sons and daughters of Recke[edit]

People who are connected to the place[edit]

  • Simon Rolfes (born 1982), German national football player, grew up in Recke

Twin town[edit]

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