Rosengarten, Lower Saxony

Rosengarten is a rural municipality in the district of Harburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, close to Hamburg. It has a population of 13,242 (2004). It was formed in 1972 as a combination of the villages of Eckel, Ehestorf (with Alvesen), Emsen, Iddensen, Klecken, Leversen, Nenndorf, Sottorf, Tötensen, and Vahrendorf, and was named for a nearby forest of the same name.

Rosengarten

Coat of arms
Location of Rosengarten within Harburg district
Rosengarten
Rosengarten
Coordinates: 53°23′N 09°54′E
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictHarburg
Subdivisions10 Ortsteile
Government
  MayorDietmar Stadie (SPD)
Area
  Total63.67 km2 (24.58 sq mi)
Elevation
85 m (279 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
  Total13,553
  Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
21224
Dialling codes04108
Vehicle registrationWL

Established 1990 the Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Guinea to Hamburg is located in Rosengarten.[2]

The village Tötensen is well known in Germany as the residence of Dieter Bohlen.

Notes

  1. Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, LSN-Online Regionaldatenbank, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2018.
  2. List of the Consular corps, the trade missions, cultural institutes and international institutes in the Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg, Senate of the Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg, Chancellery of the Senate (April 2008)


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