Huuge (nf) / Hoge (dan)
|• Mayor||Matthias Piepgras|
|• Total||5.78 km2 (2.23 sq mi)|
|Elevation||5 m (16 ft)|
|• Density||18/km2 (46/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
The municipality is located on the island of Hooge – a small island off the coast of Germany. It is the second largest of the ten halligen in the Wadden Sea, after Langeneß. It is frequently called the Queen of the Halligen. The houses on the island are built on ten Warften.
Settlements and geographyEdit
Hooge has 9 populated Warften:
- Lorenzwarft/Mitteltritt (double-terpen)
The Pohnswarft still can be found close to the shore of Hooge. The Pohnswarft is an unpopulated Warft which has been abandoned due to its unfavourable location. There is only a water gauge on it.
Media related to Hallig Hooge at Wikimedia Commons
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