Satow, Germany

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Coat of arms of Satow
Coat of arms
Satow  is located in Germany
Coordinates: 53°59′N 11°54′E / 53.983°N 11.900°E / 53.983; 11.900Coordinates: 53°59′N 11°54′E / 53.983°N 11.900°E / 53.983; 11.900
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Rostock
 • Mayor Matthias Drese
 • Total 119.51 km2 (46.14 sq mi)
Elevation 18 m (59 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,516
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 18239
Dialling codes 038295
Vehicle registration LRO

Satow is a municipality in the Rostock district, in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

At 1 July 2003, the municipalities Bölkow, Hanstorf, Heiligenhagen, Radegast, Reinshagen (not to be confused with the Reinshagen of Lalendorf) and Satow of the former Amt Satow where merged to the amtsfreie (without Amt) Gemeinde Satow.[2]

Municipal council[edit]

The municipal council has 17 members. The elections held on 25 May 2014 yielded the following results:[3]

party/candidates seats
Christian Democratic Union 6
Social Democratic Party 3
Free Voters 3
The Left 2
Free Democratic Party 2
Alliance '90/The Greens 1