Ascheberg (Westfalen)

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Ascheberg is a municipality in the district of Coesfeld in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The neighbouring cities, towns and municipalities of Ascheberg are (clockwise, starting in the North) the city Münster, the town Drensteinfurt (District Warendorf), the city Hamm, the town Werne (District Unna, the municipalities Nordkirchen and Senden (both District Coesfeld)

Ascheberg
Saint Lambert Church
Saint Lambert Church
Coat of arms of Ascheberg
Coat of arms
Location of Ascheberg (Westfalen) within Coesfeld district
Ascheberg in COE.svg
Ascheberg is located in Germany
Ascheberg
Ascheberg
Ascheberg is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Ascheberg
Ascheberg
Coordinates: 51°47′20″N 07°37′12″E / 51.78889°N 7.62000°E / 51.78889; 7.62000Coordinates: 51°47′20″N 07°37′12″E / 51.78889°N 7.62000°E / 51.78889; 7.62000
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictCoesfeld
SubdivisionsAscheberg, Davensberg, Herbern
Government
 • MayorBert Risthaus (CDU)
Area
 • Total106 km2 (41 sq mi)
Highest elevation
120 m (390 ft)
Lowest elevation
60 m (200 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total15,494
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
59387
Dialling codes02593
Vehicle registrationCOE, LH
Websitewww.ascheberg.de
Westerwinkel castle in Herbern district

Born in AschebergEdit

  • Franz Falke (1909-1994), politician
  • Wolfgang Sandhowe (born 1953 in Ascheberg), soccer player, today football coach

Twin citiesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2019" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 17 June 2020.