Breitenburg is a municipality in the district of Steinburg, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It is situated on the river Stör, approx. 4 km southeast of Itzehoe.

Breitenburg
Breitenburg Castle
Breitenburg Castle
Coat of arms of Breitenburg
Coat of arms
Location of Breitenburg within Steinburg district
Breitenburg in IZ.png
Breitenburg is located in Germany
Breitenburg
Breitenburg
Breitenburg is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Breitenburg
Breitenburg
Coordinates: 53°53′N 9°34′E / 53.883°N 9.567°E / 53.883; 9.567Coordinates: 53°53′N 9°34′E / 53.883°N 9.567°E / 53.883; 9.567
CountryGermany
StateSchleswig-Holstein
DistrictSteinburg
Municipal assoc.Breitenburg
Government
 • MayorIngo Köhne
Area
 • Total10.49 km2 (4.05 sq mi)
Elevation
6 m (20 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,202
 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
25524
Dialling codes04821, 04828
Vehicle registrationIZ
Websitewww.amt-
breitenburg.de

Breitenburg is the seat of the Amt ("collective municipality") Breitenburg.

ReferencesEdit

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