Bad Laer is a municipality and health resort in the district of Osnabrück, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated in the Teutoburg Forest, approx. 20 km south of Osnabrück.

Bad Laer
Saint Mary's Church
Saint Mary's Church
Coat of arms of Bad Laer
Coat of arms
Location of Bad Laer within Osnabrück district
NetherlandsHamburgNorth SeaBremenOsnabrück (district)Lower SaxonyVechta (district)Cloppenburg (district)Diepholz (district)Emsland (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaOsnabrückBad LaerGeorgsmarienhütteHilterGlandorfBad IburgDissenBad RothenfeldeHagenHasbergenMelleBissendorfBad EssenBohmteOstercappelnBelmWallenhorstRiesteBramscheAlfhausenGehrdeAnkumBersenbrückNeuenkirchenMerzenVoltlageFürstenauBippenEggermühlenKettenkampNortrupBadbergenBergeMenslageQuakenbrückBad Laer in OS.svg
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Bad Laer is located in Germany
Bad Laer
Bad Laer
Bad Laer is located in Lower Saxony
Bad Laer
Bad Laer
Coordinates: 52°06′11″N 08°05′21″E / 52.10306°N 8.08917°E / 52.10306; 8.08917Coordinates: 52°06′11″N 08°05′21″E / 52.10306°N 8.08917°E / 52.10306; 8.08917
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictOsnabrück
Government
 • MayorFranz Vollmer
Area
 • Total46.85 km2 (18.09 sq mi)
Elevation
79 m (259 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,228
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
49196
Dialling codes05424
Vehicle registrationOS
Websitewww.bad-laer.de

The municipality includes Bad Laer and five outlying districts Remsede, Müschen, Hardensetten, Westerwiede and Winkelsetten.

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