Garbsen is a town in the district of Hanover, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the river Leine, approx. 11 km northwest of Hanover.

Garbsen
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Garbsen
Coat of arms
Location of Garbsen within Hanover district
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Garbsen is located in Germany
Garbsen
Garbsen
Garbsen is located in Lower Saxony
Garbsen
Garbsen
Coordinates: 52°25′06″N 09°35′53″E / 52.41833°N 9.59806°E / 52.41833; 9.59806Coordinates: 52°25′06″N 09°35′53″E / 52.41833°N 9.59806°E / 52.41833; 9.59806
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictHanover
Subdivisions13 districts
Government
 • MayorDr. Christian Grahl (CDU)
Area
 • Total79.31 km2 (30.62 sq mi)
Elevation
50 m (160 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total60,754
 • Density770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
30823, 30826, 30827
Dialling codes05131, 05137, 0511, 05031, 05032
Vehicle registrationH
Websitewww.garbsen.de

Division of the townEdit

The town consists of 13[2] districts:

  • Altgarbsen
  • Auf der Horst
  • Berenbostel
  • Frielingen
  • Garbsen-Mitte
  • Havelse
  • Heitlingen
  • Horst
  • Meyenfeld
  • Osterwald Oberende
  • Osterwald Unterende
  • Schloss Ricklingen
  • Stelingen

International relationsEdit

Garbsen is twinned with:

People of GarbsenEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, LSN-Online Regionaldatenbank, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2018.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-04-27. Retrieved 2011-05-22.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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