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Ortsteil of Ballenstedt
Coat of arms of Rieder
Coat of arms
Rieder   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 51°44′N 11°10′E / 51.733°N 11.167°E / 51.733; 11.167Coordinates: 51°44′N 11°10′E / 51.733°N 11.167°E / 51.733; 11.167
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Harz
Town Ballenstedt
 • Total 21.41 km2 (8.27 sq mi)
Elevation 231 m (758 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)
 • Total 1,788
 • Density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 06507
Dialling codes 039485
Vehicle registration HZ
Website www.rieder-harz.de

Rieder is a village and a former municipality in the district of Harz, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Since 1 December 2013, it is part of the town Ballenstedt. Between 1 January 2011 and 19 February 2013, it was part of the town Quedlinburg.[1][2]

There is a grauwacke quarry here which is also checkpoint 61 on the Harzer Wandernadel.[3]