Freren is a municipality in the Emsland district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km east of Lingen.

Freren
Coat of arms of Freren
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Location of Freren within Emsland district
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Freren is located in Germany
Freren
Freren
Freren is located in Lower Saxony
Freren
Freren
Coordinates: 52°28′N 07°32′E / 52.467°N 7.533°E / 52.467; 7.533Coordinates: 52°28′N 07°32′E / 52.467°N 7.533°E / 52.467; 7.533
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictEmsland
Municipal assoc.Freren
Government
 • MayorKlaus Prekel (CDU)
Area
 • Total48.81 km2 (18.85 sq mi)
Elevation
33 m (108 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,023
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
49832
Dialling codes05902
Vehicle registrationEL
Websitewww.freren.de

Freren is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Freren.

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