Bad Schwartau is the largest city in the district of Ostholstein, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It is situated on the river Trave and the Schwartau creek, approx. 5 km north of Lübeck. Bad Schwartau is a spa, well known for its iodide saline waters about 13 km from the Baltic Sea.

Bad Schwartau
Amtsgericht
Amtsgericht
Coat of arms of Bad Schwartau
Coat of arms
Location of Bad Schwartau within Ostholstein district
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Bad Schwartau is located in Germany
Bad Schwartau
Bad Schwartau
Bad Schwartau is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Bad Schwartau
Bad Schwartau
Coordinates: 53°55′10″N 10°41′51″E / 53.91944°N 10.69750°E / 53.91944; 10.69750Coordinates: 53°55′10″N 10°41′51″E / 53.91944°N 10.69750°E / 53.91944; 10.69750
CountryGermany
StateSchleswig-Holstein
DistrictOstholstein
Government
 • MayorUwe Brinkmann
Area
 • Total18.39 km2 (7.10 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total20,036
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
23611
Dialling codes0451
Vehicle registrationOH 3+3
Websitewww.bad-schwartau.de

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  1. ^ "Statistikamt Nord – Bevölkerung der Gemeinden in Schleswig-Holstein 4. Quartal 2018 (XLS-file)". Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein (in German).