Beelen is a municipality in the district of Warendorf, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated approximately 30 km south-west of Bielefeld and 35 km east of Münster.

Beelen
Church in Beelen
Church in Beelen
Coat of arms of Beelen
Coat of arms
Location of Beelen within Warendorf district
North Rhine-WestphaliaPaderborn (district)Soest (district)Unna (district)HammGütersloh (district)Coesfeld (district)MünsterSteinfurt (district)Lower SaxonyDrensteinfurtWarendorfEverswinkelEnnigerlohOeldeAhlenWaderslohBeelenBeckumSendenhorstTelgteSassenbergOstbevernBeelen in WAF.svg
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Beelen is located in Germany
Beelen
Beelen
Beelen is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Beelen
Beelen
Coordinates: 51°55′45″N 8°07′05″E / 51.92917°N 8.11806°E / 51.92917; 8.11806Coordinates: 51°55′45″N 8°07′05″E / 51.92917°N 8.11806°E / 51.92917; 8.11806
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictWarendorf
Government
 • MayorElisabeth Kammann
Area
 • Total31.35 km2 (12.10 sq mi)
Elevation
62 m (203 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,245
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
48361
Dialling codes02586
Vehicle registrationWAF
Websitewww.beelen.de

MayorsEdit

  • 1989–1991: Siegbert Elsing (FWG)
  • 1991–1994: Josef Aulenkamp (CDU)
  • 1994–1995: Elisabeth Kammann (FWG)
  • 1995–1999: Heinrich Schwarzenberg (CDU)
  • 1999–2004: Martin Braun (parteilos)
  • since 2004: Elisabeth Kammann (FWG)

Twin townsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2018" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 10 July 2019.

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