Hude is a municipality in the district of Oldenburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated 15 km east of Oldenburg, and 25 km west of Bremen (centre). The population is approximately 15,000 and roughly one third of these people are retired.

Hude
Lutheran Saint Elizabeth Church
Lutheran Saint Elizabeth Church
Coat of arms of Hude
Coat of arms
Location of Hude within Oldenburg district
Oldenburg (district)Lower SaxonyVechta (district)Diepholz (district)DelmenhorstBremenCloppenburg (district)AmmerlandOldenburgWesermarschColnradeWinkelstettWildeshausenGroßenknetenPrinzhöfteBeckelnDötlingenWardenburgHattenHarpstedtHudeGanderkeseeDünsenKirchseelteGroß IppenerHude (Oldenburg) in OL.svg
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Hude is located in Germany
Hude
Hude
Hude is located in Lower Saxony
Hude
Hude
Coordinates: 53°06′40″N 08°27′45″E / 53.11111°N 8.46250°E / 53.11111; 8.46250Coordinates: 53°06′40″N 08°27′45″E / 53.11111°N 8.46250°E / 53.11111; 8.46250
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictOldenburg
Government
 • MayorHolger Lebedinzew (Ind.)
Area
 • Total124.64 km2 (48.12 sq mi)
Elevation
5 m (16 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total16,248
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
27798
Dialling codes04408, 04484
Vehicle registrationOL
Websitewww.hude.de

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