Rhede, Lower Saxony

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Rhede
Coat of arms of Rhede
Coat of arms
Rhede  is located in Germany
Rhede
Rhede
Coordinates: 53°3′41″N 7°16′26″E / 53.06139°N 7.27389°E / 53.06139; 7.27389Coordinates: 53°3′41″N 7°16′26″E / 53.06139°N 7.27389°E / 53.06139; 7.27389
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Emsland
Government
 • Mayor Gerhard Conens (Ind.)
Area
 • Total 75.02 km2 (28.97 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,174
 • Density 56/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 26899
Dialling codes 04964
Vehicle registration EL
Website www.rhede-ems.de

Rhede is a municipality in the Emsland district, Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the river Ems, near the border with the Netherlands, approx. 10 km west of Papenburg, and 20 km southeast of Winschoten.

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