Hemmingen is a town in the district of Hanover, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 6 km south of Hanover.

Hemmingen
Townhall in Hemmingen
Townhall in Hemmingen
Coat of arms of Hemmingen
Coat of arms
Location of Hemmingen within Hanover district
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Hemmingen is located in Germany
Hemmingen
Hemmingen
Hemmingen is located in Lower Saxony
Hemmingen
Hemmingen
Coordinates: 52°19′25″N 9°43′32″E / 52.32361°N 9.72556°E / 52.32361; 9.72556Coordinates: 52°19′25″N 9°43′32″E / 52.32361°N 9.72556°E / 52.32361; 9.72556
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictHanover
Subdivisions7 districts
Government
 • MayorClaus-Dieter Schacht-Gaida (SPD)
Area
 • Total31.65 km2 (12.22 sq mi)
Elevation
56 m (184 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total18,998
 • Density600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
30953–30966
Dialling codes0511 / 05101
Vehicle registrationH
Websitewww.stadthemmingen.de

Until December 2004, Hemmingen belonged to the Regierungsbezirk Hannover, which was dissolved in January 2005.

DistrictsEdit

Hemmingen is divided into 7 districts:

  • Arnum
  • Devese
  • Harkenbleck
  • Hemmingen-Westerfeld
  • Hiddestorf
  • Ohlendorf
  • Wilkenburg

EducationEdit

Hemmingen has 3 primary schools and one comprehensive school.

Twinned TownsEdit

Hemmingen is twinned with:

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