Holle is a village and a municipality in the district of Hildesheim, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km southeast of Hildesheim, and 15 km west of Salzgitter. It was mentioned in Tom Clancy's bestseller Red Storm Rising.

Holle
Coat of arms of Holle
Coat of arms
Location of Holle within Hildesheim district
Hildesheim (district)Lower SaxonyHolzminden (district)Northeim (district)Goslar (district)Wolfenbüttel (district)SalzgitterHamelin-PyrmontHanover (district)Peine (district)LandwehrWinzenburgEverodeFredenLamspringeCoppengraveHarbarnsenSehlemSehlemNeuhofWoltershausenAdenstedtBockenemAlfeldDuingenSarstedtAlgermissenHarsumGiesenNordstemmenHildesheimElzeBethelnGronauGronauEimeDiekholzenDespetalDiekholzenSchellertenSchellertenSöhldeBad SalzdetfurthHolleWeenzenMarienhagenHoyershausenBantelnRhedenBrüggenEberholzenSibbesseWestfeldAlmstedtHolle in HI.svg
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Holle is located in Germany
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Holle
Holle is located in Lower Saxony
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Holle
Coordinates: 52°05′30″N 10°09′30″E / 52.09167°N 10.15833°E / 52.09167; 10.15833Coordinates: 52°05′30″N 10°09′30″E / 52.09167°N 10.15833°E / 52.09167; 10.15833
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictHildesheim
Government
 • MayorKlaus Huchthausen (SPD)
Area
 • Total61.15 km2 (23.61 sq mi)
Elevation
116 m (381 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total7,010
 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
31188
Dialling codes05062
Vehicle registrationHI
Websitewww.holle.de

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