Eggesin (German pronunciation: [ɛɡəˈziːn], Polabian Gizyn) is a municipality in the Vorpommern-Greifswald district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated on the river Uecker, 7 km southeast of Ueckermünde, and 42 km northwest of Szczecin.

Eggesin
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Eggesin
Coat of arms
Location of Eggesin within Vorpommern-Greifswald district
Eggesin in VG.svg
Eggesin is located in Germany
Eggesin
Eggesin
Eggesin is located in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Eggesin
Eggesin
Coordinates: 53°41′N 14°05′E / 53.683°N 14.083°E / 53.683; 14.083Coordinates: 53°41′N 14°05′E / 53.683°N 14.083°E / 53.683; 14.083
CountryGermany
StateMecklenburg-Vorpommern
DistrictVorpommern-Greifswald
Municipal assoc.Am Stettiner Haff
Government
 • MayorDietmar Jesse
Area
 • Total88.01 km2 (33.98 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,695
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
17367
Dialling codes039779
Vehicle registrationVG
Websitewww.eggesin.de

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PersonalitiesEdit

 
Ludwig von Schröder

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistisches Amt M-V – Bevölkerungsstand der Kreise, Ämter und Gemeinden 2018". Statistisches Amt Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (in German). July 2019.