Wrist, Germany

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Wrist
Coat of arms of Wrist
Coat of arms
Location of Wrist within Steinburg district
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Wrist is located in Germany
Wrist
Wrist
Wrist is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Wrist
Wrist
Coordinates: 53°55′59″N 9°44′57″E / 53.93306°N 9.74917°E / 53.93306; 9.74917Coordinates: 53°55′59″N 9°44′57″E / 53.93306°N 9.74917°E / 53.93306; 9.74917
CountryGermany
StateSchleswig-Holstein
DistrictSteinburg
Municipal assoc.Kellinghusen
Government
 • MayorJörg Frers
Area
 • Total10.12 km2 (3.91 sq mi)
Elevation
2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total2,396
 • Density240/km2 (610/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
25563
Dialling codes04822
Vehicle registrationIZ
Websitewww.wrist.de

Wrist is a municipality in the district of Steinburg, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

Geography[edit]

Wrist is situated 2 kilometres south east of Kellinghusen and Wrist station is on the main railway line from Hamburg to Kiel. The Bundesstraße 206 [de] passes Wrist. It is connected with the Bundesautobahn 7 in the east. The next airport is Hamburg Airport.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistikamt Nord – Bevölkerung der Gemeinden in Schleswig-Holstein 4. Quartal 2017 (XLS-file)". Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein (in German).