Bramsche is a town in the district of Osnabrück, Lower Saxony, Germany. It is about 20 kilometres (12 miles) north of Osnabrück, at 52°24′N 7°59′E / 52.400°N 7.983°E / 52.400; 7.983. Population is 30858 (2002).

Bramsche
Church in Bramsche
Church in Bramsche
Coat of arms of Bramsche
Coat of arms
Location of Bramsche within Osnabrück district
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Bramsche is located in Germany
Bramsche
Bramsche
Bramsche is located in Lower Saxony
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Bramsche
Coordinates: 52°24′N 7°59′E / 52.400°N 7.983°E / 52.400; 7.983Coordinates: 52°24′N 7°59′E / 52.400°N 7.983°E / 52.400; 7.983
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictOsnabrück
Government
 • MayorHeiner Pahlmann (SPD)
Area
 • Total183.32 km2 (70.78 sq mi)
Elevation
44 m (144 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total30,952
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
49565
Dialling codes05461
Vehicle registrationOS
Websitebramsche.de

In 1971/72 12 previously independent municipalities were included into the town.

MayorsEdit

The mayor of Bramsche is Heiner Pahlmann (SPD). He was elected in May 2014 with 63,0 % of the votes.[2] His predecessor Liesel Höltermann (SPD) did not run for mayor any more.

Year Inhabitants
1961 22.728
1970 23.921
1987 24.225
1990 28.120
1995 30.724
2000 30.633
2005 31.006
2010 30.986
2015 36.013
 
Bramsche Malgarten monastery

International relationsEdit

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, LSN-Online Regionaldatenbank, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2018.
  2. ^ Einzelergebnisse der Direktwahlen am 25. Mai 2014 in Niedersachsen Archived 2016-03-03 at the Wayback Machine, abgerufen am 9. November 2014
  3. ^ "Ra'anana: Twin towns & Sister cities - Friends around the World". raanana.muni.il. Archived from the original on 30 April 2010. Retrieved 24 March 2010.

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