Lübtheen is a municipality in the Ludwigslust-Parchim district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated 28 km west of Ludwigslust, and 37 km southwest of Schwerin. It is part of the Hamburg Metropolitan Region.

Lübtheen
Coat of arms of Lübtheen
Coat of arms
Location of Lübtheen within Ludwigslust-Parchim district
Lübtheen in LUP.svg
Lübtheen is located in Germany
Lübtheen
Lübtheen
Lübtheen is located in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Lübtheen
Lübtheen
Coordinates: 53°18′N 11°05′E / 53.300°N 11.083°E / 53.300; 11.083Coordinates: 53°18′N 11°05′E / 53.300°N 11.083°E / 53.300; 11.083
CountryGermany
StateMecklenburg-Vorpommern
DistrictLudwigslust-Parchim
Subdivisions18
Government
 • MayorUte Lindenau
Area
 • Total119.69 km2 (46.21 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,766
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
19249
Dialling codes038855
Vehicle registrationLWL
Websitewww.luebtheen.de

Populated placesEdit

The city of Lübtheen (formerly an amt) consists of the following zones with their respective populated places:

  • Lübtheen Borough
    • Jessenitz-Werk, Neu Lübtheen, Probst Jesar, Quassel, Trebs
  • Garlitz Borough
    • Garlitz, Brömsenberg, Gudow, Langenheide
  • Gößlow Borough
    • Gößlow, Bandekow, Lübbendorf, Neuenrode
  • Jessenitz Borough
    • Jessenitz, Benz, Briest, Jessenitz-Siedlung, Lank, Volzrade

The former independent municipalities of Garlitz, Gößlow and Jessenitz were incorporated into the expanded city of Lübtheen on 13 June 2004.[2]

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistisches Amt M-V – Bevölkerungsstand der Kreise, Ämter und Gemeinden 2018". Statistisches Amt Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ § 12 der Hauptsatzung (PDF; 77 kB) der Stadt.