Seeland, Germany

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Coat of arms of Seeland
Coat of arms
Seeland  is located in Germany
Coordinates: 51°48′N 11°20′E / 51.800°N 11.333°E / 51.800; 11.333Coordinates: 51°48′N 11°20′E / 51.800°N 11.333°E / 51.800; 11.333
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Salzlandkreis
 • Total 78.79 km2 (30.42 sq mi)
Elevation 131 m (430 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 8,257
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 06449, 06464, 06467
Dialling codes 034741
Vehicle registration ASL

Seeland is a town in the Salzlandkreis district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated northwest of Aschersleben. It was formed by the merger of the previously independent municipalities Friedrichsaue, Frose, Hoym, Nachterstedt and Schadeleben on 15 July 2009. Before this date, these municipalities cooperated in the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") Seeland, which also contained the municipality Gatersleben. Gatersleben joined Seeland in September 2010.