Vechelde

Vechelde is a municipality in the district of Peine, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 12 km southeast of Peine, and 10 km west of Braunschweig.

Vechelde
Town hall Vechelde

Coat of arms
Location of Vechelde within Peine district
Vechelde
Vechelde
Coordinates: 52°15.65′N 10°22.32′E
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictPeine
Subdivisions17 districts
Government
  MayorRalf Werner (SPD)
Area
  Total75.89 km2 (29.30 sq mi)
Elevation
74 m (243 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
  Total17,247
  Density230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
38159
Dialling codes05302
Vehicle registrationPE
Websitewww.vechelde.de

Municipal subdivisions

  • Alvesse
  • Bettmar
  • Bodenstedt
  • Denstorf
  • Fürstenau
  • Groß Gleidingen
  • Klein Gleidingen
  • Köchingen
  • Liedingen
  • Sierße
  • Sonnenberg
  • Vallstedt
  • Vechelade
  • Vechelde
  • Wahle
  • Wedtlenstedt
  • Wierthe

Twinned cities

Vechelde is twinned with:

References

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