Bissendorf (formerly Bissendorpe) is a municipality in the district of Osnabrück, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 9 km southeast of Osnabrück. Population 14,404 (2005).

Bissendorf
Coat of arms of Bissendorf
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Location of Bissendorf within Osnabrück district
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Bissendorf is located in Germany
Bissendorf
Bissendorf
Bissendorf is located in Lower Saxony
Bissendorf
Bissendorf
Coordinates: 52°14′N 08°10′E / 52.233°N 8.167°E / 52.233; 8.167Coordinates: 52°14′N 08°10′E / 52.233°N 8.167°E / 52.233; 8.167
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictOsnabrück
Subdivisions13
Government
 • MayorGuido Halfter (Ind.)
Area
 • Total96.36 km2 (37.20 sq mi)
Elevation
99 m (325 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total14,655
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
49143
Dialling codes05402
Vehicle registrationOS
Websitewww.bissendorf.de

It is divided into Bissendorf proper, Schledehausen and Wissingen.

Water castle Schelenburg, Bissendorf
Church: St. Dionysius

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